For the first weeks of January I lost JSC Gazprom arrived more than to 2 billion dollars and compensation had the right to demand from Ukraine. It was declared by the deputy head of the Russian gas holding Alexander Medvedev.
"We have the right to demand full compensation as for the first weeks of January we lost profits more than on 2 billion dollars" from Ukraine, - A. Medvedev in exclusive interview to Russia Today TV channel declared.
He noted that "Gazprom" has the right to submit against Ukraine the claim about compensation of the profits missed during the recent gas conflict. One of clients of "Gazprom" - Bulgaria - already declared that wants to receive compensation for the gas undersupplied in connection with the conflict. A. Medvedev.
The European Union countries didn't receive from January 7 to January 20, 2009 the Russian gas as the Russian Federation stopped its transit through Ukraine.