The final amount of calculations between NAK «Naftogaz Ukraine» and PJSC «Gazprom» will be known after the adoption by the Stockholm arbitration on 28 February 2018 solutions for the transit contract. This was stated at a press conference the head of «Naftogaz» Igor Sobolev, the correspondent of the publication «GORDON».
«As for calculations with «Gazprom» – they will be held in February next year after completion of the second case under the transit contract,» he said.
According to KOBOLEV, according to the decision of the Stockholm arbitration, the gas price under the contract between «Gazprom» and «Naftogaz» is valid until the end of 2019, will be equal to the price on European gas hubs.
He pointed out that the price for the second quarter of 2014 was reduced by 27.4% from $485 to $352 per 1 thousand m3, and the same approach will be applied to future shipments, but the numbers reduce to the original formula of the contract will be different.
May 31 it became known that the Stockholm arbitration court has satisfied the key requirements of the NJSC «Naftogaz of Ukraine» in a dispute with Gazprom: the condition «take or pay» abolished; the ban on re-export is cancelled; the price formula for gas is revised in 2014. In «Gazprom» the decision called intermediate.
Today in «Naftogaz» claimed victory over Gazprom’s gas supply contract on all contentious issues. In the Ukrainian company said that the requirements of the Russian side regarding the terms «take or pay» in the amount of $56 billion completely rejected. According to «Naftogaz» required annual volume of gas reduced more than 10 times. Stockholm arbitration Tribunal ruled that Naftogaz should not have to pay for gas, which «Gazprom» ostensibly set in the occupied Donbass to any other person, in addition to «Naftogaz».
At the same time in «Gazprom» stated that the Stockholm arbitration court recognized the applicable basic provisions of the contract for the supply of gas from Russia to Ukraine and met most of the demands of «Gazprom» about payment of the delivered gas. The company said that the final decision the court obliged «Naftogaz» to pay the amount of arrears in the amount of $2 billion and interest for late payment (0,03% per every day from December 22 this year).
The head of «Naftogaz»: the Calculations with «Gazprom» will be held in February 2018 23.12.2017