Gazprom bills Ukraine $11 billion for unused gas

April 25, 2014

The Russian gas monopoly Gazprom on April 23 billed Naftogaz of Ukraine USD 11 billion for taking less gas than contracted in 2013, Gazprom deputy CEO Alexandr Medvedev told reporters on April 24 in Moscow, Ukrinform has reported.

He pointed out, under the terms of the contract Naftogaz was to take in 2013 41.6 billion cubic meters of gas, but took only 12.9 billion cubic meters. For 2012, Gazprom billed Ukraine USD 7 billion for pumping less gas than contracted.

Copyright: Ukrinform, 2014