In «Gazprom» spoke about the court decision in a dispute with Naftogaz

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The Stockholm arbitration has obliged «Naftogaz» to pay «Gazprom» more than $ 2 billion for the supplied gas, the report said «Gazprom».

«Despite sounding before the statement of «Naftogaz of Ukraine», the arbitrators recognized the applicable basic provisions of the contract and has satisfied most of the demands of «Gazprom» on payment of gas supplied, which initiated the proceedings», — stated in the message following the decision of the Stockholm arbitration on the dispute «Naftogaz» and «Gazprom» on gas supply contract.

«Arbitration in its final decision ordered «Naftogaz Ukraine» to pay in favor of «Gazprom» the amount of overdue debt for gas deliveries in the amount of 2,019 billion dollars, plus interest from December 22 to the date of exercise of such payment in the amount of 0,03% for each day of delay», — stated in the message.

Gazprom notes that in a separate decision in may the Stockholm arbitration refused to Naftogaz the right to revise the price of gas for the period from may 2011 to April 2014, and recovery of overpayment for natural gas during this period in the amount of approximately $ 14 billion. The court also found the obligation to apply the provisions of the «take or pay» until the end of the term of the contract and noted that the contract should not apply either the European or the Ukrainian anti-monopoly legislation.

«Gazprom» and «Naftogaz of Ukraine» the legal proceedings in the Stockholm arbitration court in June 2014. The subject of lawsuits are contracts for the supply of gas from Russia to Ukraine and gas transit through Ukraine from 2009.

The bulk of the claims of «Gazprom» to «Naftogaz» in the framework of the dispute on gas supplies account for penalties for arrears of gas at the contractual rule of «take or pay» (take or pay). «Naftogaz» requires «Gazprom» retroactive price changes, recovery of overpayments for non gas prices and transit rates and the abolition of the ban on the resale of gas contracted.

In «Gazprom» spoke about the court decision in a dispute with Naftogaz© RIA Novosti / Vitaly Podwyzki Tube burn