NAK “Naftogaz Ukraine” will pay off with “Gazprom” at the end of proceedings in the Stockholm arbitration court in February, after the decision of the second arbitration decision under the contract on transit, said the head of Board NAK “Naftogaz Ukraine” Andriy KOBOLEV.
“As for calculations with “Gazprom” – they will be held in February of this year after completion of the second case according to the transit contract ,” he told reporters in Kyiv on Friday.
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A. KOBOLEV added that at the same time will be clear and the final amount of the obligations of the parties, and recalled that under the transit contract, the sum of the requirements of Ukrainian companies to the Russian is around $16 billion.
Naftogaz previously issued a release in which it said it hopes to succeed in a dispute on transit contract.
“Gazprom” claims that the Arbitration Institute of the Stockholm chamber of Commerce on Friday for the contract to supply the ordered “Naftogaz Ukraine” to pay in favor of “Gazprom” the amount of overdue debt for gas deliveries in the amount of $2,019 billion, plus interest from December 22, 2017 for the implementation date of such payment in the amount of 0,03% for each day of delay, according to “Gazprom”. This is the equivalent of 10.95% per annum, $606 thousand per day or more than $41 million by the end of February.
Naftogaz, in turn, noted that he was able to reduce the price of these supplies to $352 from $485 per 1 thousand cubic meters.