“Gazprom” has increased the requirements of “Naftogaz” for unselected volumes to $31.8 billion


MOSCOW, March 15. PJSC “Gazprom” has sent to the Stockholm international arbitration clarified the requirements of the NJSC “Naftogaz of Ukraine”, after adding the payment for the remaining volume in the third quarter of 2015 the volume of total requirements increased to $31,759 billion, the report said the Russian gas holding.

“Of PJSC “Gazprom” has sent to the Stockholm international arbitration clarified the requirements of the NJSC “Naftogaz of Ukraine” contract of sale and purchase of gas dated 19 January 2009. The total amount of the claims of “Gazprom”, subject to the inclusion of additional requirements – payment of $2,549 billion for the remaining volume in the third quarter of 2015 volumes of gas under “take or pay” is $31,759 billion,” reads the message.

In 2015, the condition “take or pay” was not applied to the NJSC “Naftogaz of Ukraine” in the first, second and fourth quarters.