"Ukrtransnafta" was forced to stop the transit of gas through the pipeline " Friendship ", it shows the message of the organization on Facebook.
This decision "Ukrtransnafta" was adopted, guided by the agreement on provision of services on oil transportation in Ukraine.
"In accordance with the terms of this agreement, Ukrtransnafta can stop receiving Russian oil, if the raw material does not meet quality indicators ", - explained in the message.
Notes that the financial losses will be borne by the party which " did not do their duty."
in addition, this decision resulted in the failure of reception of the operator of the Slovak section of the "Friendship" oil from Russia by pipeline under consideration, since this operator has no right to deliver oil to Slovakia.
The problem with the quality of the oil exported from Russia to Belarus through the pipeline "Druzhba" in the South, emerged last week." Transneft " has recognized the high content in the fuel of chlorides and said that he had taken measures for the early solution of the question.