The Cabinet called the price of imported gas for Ukraine

The average customs value of imported natural gas for Ukraine in the period from August 1 to August 31 of the current year amounted to UAH 5 385,2, or RUB 210.1 dollars per thousand cubic meters. Data provided by the Ministry of economic development and trade (MEDT) of Ukraine.

“The state fiscal service of Ukraine have calculated the average customs value of imported natural gas, formed in the process of its customs clearance upon importation into the territory of Ukraine in the period from 1 to 31 August 2017, and component 5 385,2 UAH or RUB 210.1 dollars per thousand cubic meters”, – noted in the Ministry.

As reported, Ukraine from November 2015 does not buy gas directly from Russia. All fuel is supplied through reverse routes through Poland, Slovakia and Hungary. Last heating season was the first passed without the purchase of gas from “Gazprom”.

In the “Naftogaz” noted that in the critical case can resume procurement of gas from Russia. According to company representatives, this situation can theoretically occur during the heating season.