The secretariat of the President of Ukraine received from NAK Naftogaz Ukrainy official copies of contracts with JSC Gazprom on delivery and gas transit. Bogdan Sokolovsky reported to journalists about it today Authorized the President of Ukraine on international issues of energy security in Kiev.
"The secretariat of the President received official copies of contracts, with delay, but received", - he told.
As it was reported, on January 23 the First Deputy head of the Secretariat of President of Ukraine Alexander Shlapak reported that in the Secretariat of the President still there are no official copies of "gas" contracts.
Gas contracts between NAK Naftogaz Ukrainy and JSC Gazprom were signed on January 19, 2009 in Moscow. In particular, the contract of purchase and sale of gas for 2009-2019 was signed. Ukraine received a discount in 20% of Central European gas price which in the first quarter 2009 makes 450 dollars for thousand CBM. The Ukrainian party, in turn, keeps a transit rate in 2009 at the level of 2008 - 1,7 dollars for thousand CBM on 100 km. The price will change on a formula quarterly. The gas standard item to Ukraine in 2009 will make 40 billion cubic meters. Since January 1, 2010 "Gazprom" will sell gas to Ukraine at the market European price without discounts.
On January 21 the first deputy chairman of the board of NAK Naftogaz Ukrainy Igor Didenko declared that the NAK Naftogaz Ukrainy expects to buy in the first quarter 5 billion cubic meters, in the second quarter - 10,5 billion cubic meters, in the third - 12 billion cubic meters, in the fourth - 12,5 billion cubic meters of gas. According to him, the price of the first quarter is determined at the level of 360 dollars for the thousand CBM, the second quarter - 270 dollars, the third quarter - 219 dollars and the fourth quarter - 162 dollars for thousand CBM