Natural gas in Ukrainian storage facilities it is sufficient to pass the season with supplies from the European Union, the needs in buying gas from Russia, said the head of Ministry of Ukraine Volodymyr demchyshyn.
about it informs RIA " Novosti ".
before the head of Board of Naftogaz Andrey KOBOLEV said that Ukraine now has more profitable price proposals for the purchase of gas from EU than from Russia, that's the reason to buy European gas is more appropriate. Thursday KOBOLEV said that Ukraine does not step back to pay for gas from Russia, and just decided to buy fuel in the EU. According to him, Ukraine intends in the future to buy gas from Russia as needed, depending on the value of consumption in the country and taking into account the proposals on the European market. Before Korolev said that Ukraine can do without gas from Russia and this "any other" in the winter. Along with this, the Prime Minister of Ukraine Arseniy Yatsenyuk said that the government adopted a conclusion to ban Naftogaz for Russian gas. On Wednesday the head of Gazprom Alexey Miller said that as of 10. 00 am "Naftogaz of Ukraine" has chosen the first pre-paid volumes of gas from Russia, new the prepayment is not received, as well as applications for the production and delivery of gas, for this reason, gas supplies from Russia are terminated Before admission from Ukrainian organizations of new payments.