Gas supplies to Ukraine from Europe on the reverse in July decreased by 56%, the injection into UGS slowed down by 47% compared with June, said the head of Gazprom Alexey Miller.
He said that since July 1, Ukraine stopped to buy gas from Russia. While Deliveries of gas to Ukraine in reverse, According to Miller, is very rapidly decreased: if in June they reached 30, 9 million cubic meters per day in July did not exceed 13, 7 million cubic meters (decrease – 56%). Average daily volume of gas injection into UGS in early July also declined, reports RIA " Novosti ".
remember, July 2 at the energy Ministry said that Moscow during the 3rd quarter will not change the price for Kiev in 247, 18 dollars for 1 thousand Cubic meters of blue fuel. First Vice-President of the European Commission energosoiuz Maros Sefcovic said that the European Commission would like to see the Treaty between the Russian Federation and Ukraine on gas covered the entire upcoming winter heating season. 30 June with the filing of Kiev gas dispute between Ukraine and Russia has become more complicated." Naftogaz of Ukraine " said that from 1 July 2015 shall suspend the purchase of gas from Gazprom to agree on the terms of Delivery. Explaining the actions of Kiev, Russian energy Minister Alexander Novak said that the conclusion on suspension of gas purchases from Russia – and political grounds for this. Ukraine's energy Minister Volodymyr demchyshyn said that Kyiv insists on signing an agreement on gas for the entire heating season and does not agree to a discount for the quarter. The Ukrainian Minister also said that the price for gas from Russia at $ 247 not happy with Kiev, and the Ukrainian side insists on a 30% discount on the contract price. However, Russian energy Minister Alexander Novak said that Moscow considers unfounded assertions of Ukraine on the discrepancy of discounts on gas for the third quarter of the market pricing mechanism.