Gazprom sells gas to the Donbass is more expensive than Europe Ukraine

Газпром продает газ Донбассу дороже, чем Европа Украине

Gazprom does not discount the separatists

Russian gas is more expensive in Europe at $25 per thousand cubic meters.

Company Gazprom in the third quarter of 2017 cleared two consignments of natural gas to the occupied areas of Donetsk and Lugansk regions at an average price of $239,4 per thousand cubic meters. This is stated in the data of the Russian customs, reports

As noted, at the same time, reverse gas from Europe during this period, bypassing Ukraine not more than $214,5/thousand cubic meters.

In July, was cleared for ORDA a small batch of gas in a volume of approximately 288 thousand cubic meters for $232,5 per thousand cubic meters. On 18 September the Russian customs authorities issued in Ukraine supply of 1200 million cubic meters ($287.3 million) $239,4/thousand cubic meters.

Gas supplies are made on NAK Naftogaz of Ukraine as the end customer, which Gazprom is and makes account. Ukrainian gas holding buys gas from Gazprom from November 2015, and deliveries in the uncontrolled territory, according to the Naftogaz, the Russian monopolies are arbitrary.

Recall, Ukraine in 2017, the imported gas at $2 billion.