Gazprom has not received from Naftogaz payment for gas recovered by the arbitration court of Stockholm fines for late payment of $1.8 million this was stated by Deputy Chairman of the Board of Gazprom Alexander Medvedev, reports RIA Novosti.
Medvedev also said that every day of delay is costing the Ukrainian company of $600 thousand
As reported earlier, the Russian monopoly said that the Stockholm arbitration Tribunal ordered Naftogaz to pay $2,019 billion in debt for gas, as well as interest from 22 December, 2017 on the date of exercise of such payment in the amount of 0,03% for each day of delay.
This debt was formed during the second quarter of 2014 and fourth quarter 2013 first, the requirements of Gazprom, therefore, the debt was higher – $2.2 billion.
See also: pay in addition and take. The results of arbitration Naftogaz and Gazprom
From the statements of top managers of Naftogaz, we can conclude that Naftogaz expects to repay a debt of $2 billion to Gazprom by using offsets.
28 February is expected a decision on the second arbitration between Naftogaz and Gazprom concerning the 2009 contract on gas transit. The maximum demands of Naftogaz under this contract total approximately $16 billion, Gazprom mutual claims under the contract are not filed.