National joint stock Company "Naftogaz of Ukraine" wants to increase claims against Gazprom in the Stockholm arbitration court, said the Director of business development of the Ukrainian organization Yuriy Vitrenko.
"The logic of the process implies that will be added to the claim. Because the claim until end January 1, 2015. Accordingly, what will be after January 1, will also be added to the claim in the later stages", - has declared Vitrenko. According to him, Naftogaz Gazprom produces additional claim in the Stockholm arbitration for "financial losses incurred" during the transit of Russian gas to the EU In 2015, reports the UNIAN.
"on the transit pumping is a fact of backorders (from Gazprom) and the fact that low rates", - has declared Vitrenko. Remember, in the Stockholm arbitration proceedings is for counter claims of Gazprom and Naftogaz. 14 August, Gazprom said the amount of the claim against Naftogaz – she is 29, 2 billion. At the end of June "Naftogaz of Ukraine" said that he believes unfairly low transit rate Gazprom for pumping gas from Russia via Ukraine's gas transportation system. Naftogaz on June 16 last year immediately after its translation by Gazprom in prepayment also filed a lawsuit in the Stockholm arbitration court with the demand to revise the contract for production and delivery of gas. Then the Ukrainian government demanded Firm to reduce gas prices and to recover from Gazprom's $ 6 billion overpayment for gas, which he put with 2010. With his own hand, Gazprom appealed to the Stockholm arbitration court with the claim against Naftogaz of debt collection, at the time of the transfer for the prepayment has reached 4.5 billion dollars. Gazprom, in its own report in accordance with IFRS (in the first nine months of 2014) said Details of the second claim of Naftogaz, which was filed in the Stockholm arbitration court on 13 October 2014 and which relates to the transit contract. According to the calculations of Gazprom to the Stockholm arbitration court to decide on the dispute of the Russian organization with Ukrainian Naftogaz until the end of January 2017. Kiev expects the decision of the Stockholm arbitration on gas dispute with Russia before the end of 2015. In addition, in may Naftogaz sent to the Stockholm arbitration new lawsuit against Gazprom, and demanded to pay 10 billion dollars, as if lost due to "unfair" transit contract." so, the total amount of our claims to Gazprom under the contract on gas purchase and contract for transit has already exceeded 16 billion dollars", - has declared in Kiev. At the same time may 1, it was stated that the amount of claims of Gazprom to the "Naftogaz of Ukraine" more than the sum of claims of Naftogaz to Gazprom.