Moscow. November 23. Prepaid gas to Ukraine will last for a few days, told reporters the head of “Gazprom” Alexey Miller.
Answering a question of journalists, whether the prepayment is received from Naftogaz, Miller said, “No, not received”.
“Over the volumes of prepaid gas. I think now there for a couple of days,” – said the head of “Gazprom”.
He noted that no information that Ukraine is going to pay in advance, it does not. But if the prepayment will not, Gazprom will stop gas supplies to Ukraine.
Miller stressed that Ukraine currently takes a very small amount of gas. But even with such a minimal selection of gas prepaid gas she has left for a few days.
Miller said that Ukraine increases gas extraction from underground gas storages.
“Quite a significant increase (see). Of course, this can not be disturbed, because the gas from the reservoirs in the first place, Ukraine will need for the autumn-winter peak in January-February,” – said Miller.