Novak: the gas price for Kiev in the first quarter of 2016 could be $230

Novak: the gas price for Kiev in the first quarter of 2016 could be $230


The gas price for Ukraine is formed in accordance with the contract, under the formula, announced by energy Minister Alexander Novak. He noted that the contract of gas deliveries in the first quarter of 2016 no change occurred.

MOSCOW, 28 Dec. The contract price of Russian gas (excluding discounts) for Ukraine in the first quarter of 2016 may be about 230 dollars for one thousand cubic meters, said the head of Ministry Alexander Novak in interview to TV channel Lifenews.

“The price is formed in accordance with the contract, according to the formula, and there is no,” said Novak, answering the question of whether the agreed price of Russian gas for Ukraine in 2016.

“According to the formula there are about 230 formed”, — the Minister said, answering specifying question, whether is to assess the price of 227 dollars per thousand cubic meters.