Authorities compared the price of gas in Ukraine and Europe

Власти сравнили цены на газ в Украине и Европе

In Ukraine the price of gas – one of the lowest in the EU.

The final retail price of natural gas for the population in Ukraine remains one of the lowest in Europe. This was announced by Deputy Minister of economic development and trade of Ukraine Yulia Kovaliv on his page in Facebook.

According to him, Naftogaz of Ukraine purchases natural gas for the needs of the population, not guided by any political agreements.

“If we hadn’t stopped to import gas at sad gas contract with Russia, an overpayment for two years would be $ 20 500 000 000 dollars”, – wrote Kovaliv, unveiling a table with the prices for gas for the population in different countries of Europe.

Data for the infographic were provided by the statistical organization Eurostat (data processing analysts, the economic development Ministry and Naftogaz of Ukraine).

Власти сравнили цены на газ в Украине и Европе

Gas prices for households in European countries

As reported Корреспондент.net, April 28, Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko, commenting on the establishment by Cabinet of a new uniform for all consumers the price of gas, called the decision a powerful anti-corruption step.

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