Russian gas price for Ukraine down to $392 in Q4 2013

January 10, 2014

According to the Economic Development and Trade Ministry, in December 2013, Ukraine imported Russian gas at an average price of $392.31/1,000 cu m, which is $2.69 less against the previous month, Ukrinform reported on January 9.

A statement of the Economic Development and Trade Ministry says.

In November, Ukraine imported Russian gas at the average price of $395/1,000 cu m. The main supplier of gas to the country in 2013 was Russia, however, 1.977 billion cu m of fuel has been purchased in Europe.

As Energy and Coal Industry Minister Eduard Stavytsky has said at a briefing at the Cabinet, NJSC Naftogaz of Ukraine for the time being will purchase Russian, since it is the cheapest for today.

Copyright: Ukrinform, 2014