Ukraine has significantly increased purchases of gas from Russia (the country’s authorities have repeatedly stated its intention to reduce the amount of purchased raw materials)

The current level of gas Ukraine corresponds to the annual volume of deliveries of 60 billion cubic meters.

“Ukraine is now selects the gas at the level of the annual 60 billion cubic meters, which is much larger volumes of contract” - sums up to Thursday’s press-service of “Gazprom” with reference to the deputy chairman of the board of the Russian gas holding, general director of “Gazprom export” Alexander Medvedev.

The Ukrainian side has repeatedly stated its intention to cut gas purchases in Russia this year to 27 billion cubic meters from the contracted 52 billion cubic meters.

The contract contains a provision “take or pay” for 80% of annual gas purchases, which in 2012 was 41.6 billion cubic meters, Medvedev said.

2 February 2012

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It is about nine months: the second half of 2016 and the first quarter of 2017 Source: phototass4.
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According to CDU TEK, if with 5 to 17 January.