“Naftogaz” intends to increase the requirements to “to Gazprom” in the Stockholm arbitration for more than $ 5 billion. This was stated by the commercial Director of “Naftogaz” Yuriy Vitrenko in the air “channel 5” TV channel “112 Ukraine”.
“Regarding the transit contract, we expect a decision on our claims, because “Gazprom” has a claim, but there is a very small amount. If our call sign demands more than 13 billion we have already put, and we have put more than $ 5 billion, respectively, of “Gazprom” claims – $ 7 million. It seems that the amount of some such,” – said Vitrenko.
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Recall from 2014 in Stockholm, discusses two cases. 50 billion – the total amount of requirements of Ukrainian companies in two cases. Both cases relate to gas supply contract, signed in January 2009 after talks with former Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko and her Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin.
Note that in June this year, the Director of legal Affairs NAC Yaroslav Teklyuk noted that the Stockholm arbitration court plans a little to defer a decision on the transit dispute “Gazprom” and “Naftogaz”.
Earlier it became known that “Naftogaz” will not remove the claim and to cancel the claims to “Gazprom”.