Gazprom until not received payment from Naftogaz for the resumption of supplies to Ukraine, said the Deputy Russian energy Minister Anatoly Yanovsky.
"Gazprom" has not received an advance payment from Naftogaz, – RIA "news" words Yanovsky.
Tuesday Ukrtransgaz said on the reduction of imports in 2015, by 22% compared with the same period of last year – up to 12, 6 billion cubic meters. Yesterday the Ministry said That Ukraine has accumulated in its own storage fifteen. 8 bn cubic meters of gas, stocking up for September 1, 2 billion cubic meters. Russia, Ukraine and the EC on September 25, initialled a tripartite Protocol on winter package of gas supplies from Russia to Ukraine. According to the agreements reached in Brussels, Ukraine has assumed obyazatelstva to buy from Russia to 2 billion cubic meters of gas. Funding for these supplies will be provided through a credit of five hundred million dollars raised by Ukraine with the help of the EC. Russia will give Ukraine a discount to the contract price of gas in the amount of about 20 dollars for 1 thousand Cubic meters. Consensus shall apply for the period 1 October 2015 to 31 March 2016. As of the first quarter, the head of Gazprom Alexey Miller did not exclude That the Contract price for Ukraine in the 1st quarter of 2016 has a chance to be lower than in the fourth quarter of 2015. For his part, the head of the Ministry of energy of Ukraine Volodymyr demchyshyn said That he hopes to reduce the price of gas from Russia in the 1st quarter of 2016 is more than 5% After market. Prime Minister of Ukraine Arseniy Yatsenyuk before reported That Kiev until the end of the year need for gas injection into UGS 1, 3 billion dollars, of which five hundred million dollars already have 300 million Ukraine expects from the EBRD, another five hundred million dollars from the WB. We will add That on October 3 the head of the Ministry of energy of Russia Alexander Novak called the gas price for Ukraine – it will be about 230 dollars for 1 thousand Cubic meters with the discount. The contract value depending on the calorific value of gas is 248-252 dollar. Russia is ready to supply Ukraine with natural gas in all announced and paid its volume. The head of the Ministry of energy and coal industry of Ukraine Volodymyr Demchyshyn said That Ukraine considers the price of Russian gas in 227, 37 dollars for 1 thousand Cubic meters is adequate.