The Prime Minister of the Russian Federation D. Medvedev A. in your own explanations on provisions in the Ukraine said that in case of continuation of the gas dispute between Moscow and Kiev For the fall break out " of full gas crisis ".
" Ukraine for gas does not pay. Debt is huge. Take gas from underground storage facilities. By the autumn will be a full-fledged gas crisis, " he wrote on his page century
After long and fruitless negotiations " Gazprom " 16 June translated " Naftogaz ", indebted 4, 5 billion dollars, in advance, and now in the Ukrainian gas transport system are only transit volumes destined for Europe. As long as the transit is carried out in contractual options, however, and Gazprom, and the Commission does not exclude the occurrence of questions in winter, when Ukraine will spend accumulated in their own UGS reserves.
The head of " Gazprom " Alexey Miller also did not exclude any questions transit in the autumn. The problem of nedoskazki gas in underground storage facilities of Ukraine will rise very sharply literally over the next few months, he said at the annual meeting of shareholders on 27 June.
on 27 June reserves in underground gas storages of Ukraine was estimated at 14, 24 billion cubic meters. According to the information of the Russian side, for the normal autumn-winter period and ensure stable transit Ukraine ought to have in their own UGS about 18, 5 billion cubic meters of gas.