“Naftogaz of Ukraine” will require in Stockholm from Gazprom another $ 5 billion

“Naftogaz of Ukraine” will require in the Stockholm arbitration from the Russian “Gazprom” 5 billion dollars. This applies to claims under the transit contract.

This broadcast “5 channel” said commercial Director of the company Yuriy Vitrenko, reports “Interfax-Ukraine”.

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4 Jun, 20:32

“Under the transit contract, we are waiting for the decision on our claims. At “Gazprom” there is also a suit, but a very small amount ($7 million). Our claim is more than $ 13 billion, it is those who have put, and we have put more than $ 5 billion,” he said.

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Vitrenko said that the decision of the Stockholm arbitration in that case is expected before December of this year. According to him, the verdict of the Swedish court is of great importance for Ukraine.

In addition, according to Vitrenko, even if in the future “Gazprom” will completely abandon the transportation of gas via Ukraine, the gas transport system can be used to export gas of the Ukrainian production. Through the use of modern technologies in upstream Ukraine could cover its own needs and enter the export gas, said a top Manager of “Naftogaz”.

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“Gazprom” and “Naftogaz of Ukraine” the legal proceedings in the Stockholm arbitration court in June 2014. The subject of lawsuits are contracts for the supply of gas from Russia to Ukraine and transit through Ukraine from 2009.

The Ukrainian company has demanded from “Gazprom” compensation at 30.3 billion for the revision of tariff for oil transportation through the gas transportation system of Europe. Gazprom demanded that Naftogaz of 47.1 billion dollars.