Since January 1, 2009 the gas price for Ukraine can exceed 400 dollars for one thousand cubic meter upon transition to the market relations, the head of Gazprom Alexey Miller after a meeting with the Russian President Dmitry Medvedev declared.
"Upon transition to the market relations in the field of supply of gas to Ukraine the price since January 1, 2009 can make more than 400 dollars", - Miller told.
As it was reported, according to the head of Gazprom Alexey Miller, the debt of Ukraine for gas after visit to Moscow the prime minister - the minister Yulia Timoshenko not only didn't decrease, but also increased.
We will remind, the Russian president Dmitry Medvedev charged to JSC Gazprom to recover from Ukraine its debt on supply of gas from the Russian Federation which, according to Miller, makes 2,4 billion dollars.
Earlier it was reported that according to the chairman of the supervisory board of NBU Pyotr Poroshenko, import gas for Ukraine in 2009 will cost around 230-250 dollars for one thousand cubic meter.