Naftogaz has applied to Gazprom a new claim

Нафтогаз подал на Газпром новый иск

Ukrainian company requires compensation for loss in value of the Ukrainian gas transportation system (GTS) after the construction of the bypass Russian flows.

The head of Naftogaz Andrei KOBOLEV Wednesday, January 9, announced that the company filed a new lawsuit against Gazprom. He said this on air of the 5th channel.

KOBOLEV said that a claim submitted to the Stockholm Tribunal.

“Naftogaz has filed a lawsuit against Gazprom a new suit at $12 billion, the Main basis of this claim is the loss of value of our gas transportation system due to the fact that Gazprom will build a bypass flow and does not fulfill its obligations to Naftogaz as the owner of the contract,” – said Kobolyev.

According to him, this will allow Ukraine to compensate for losses due to bypass transit of Russian gas.

“Because we speak Russian colleagues – if you build and do not want to convey – compensate,” – said the head of Naftogaz.

Earlier it was reported that Naftogaz sought to Gazprom of the $22 million interest on the debt, according to the decision of the Stockholm arbitration.

Recall that in late February 2018 to the Stockholm arbitration court satisfied the claim of Naftogaz, Gazprom is obliged to pay the Ukrainian company of $4.63 billion for failure to supply gas transit contract. Taking into account the debt of the Ukrainian party for gas deliveries of about $2.1 billion, the Russian company owes $2.56 billion


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