«Naftogaz» collected overpayment «Gazprom» for the transit of the debt

© 2018 AFP / Sergei Supinsky employees of the company Naftogaz. Archival photo«Naftogaz» collected overpayment «Gazprom» for the transit of the debt© 2018 AFP / Sergei Supinsky

Naftogaz has transferred $ 3.8 million of the overpayments of «Gazprom» for gas transit in October on account of debt on the decision of the Stockholm arbitration, said a Ukrainian company.

In autumn, Naftogaz has enlisted the repayment of interest of $ 18.3 million overpayment for transit service provided in August and September.

The Ukrainian company has promised to continue «to credit the amount of overpayment for gas transit to repay interest accrued on the principal debt «Gazprom» according to the decision of the Stockholm arbitration».

In late February, the Stockholm arbitration court decided to collect with «Gazprom» in favor of the Ukrainian company 4,637 billion dollars in compensation for failure of transit of gas. Taking into account previous decisions on the supply of natural gas, the Russian side should pay out of 2.56 billion dollars.

At the end of may Kiev announced the beginning of enforcement tools and the support of the court petition about the arrest in Switzerland of the shares of Nord Stream AG Nord Stream AG 2, and in June a similar decision of the court on the assets of «Gazprom» in the Netherlands and then in Britain.

At the same time in «Gazprom» declared that all attempts of «Naftogaz» to arrest the shares of Nord Stream AG Nord Stream AG 2 has not yet been successful.

«Naftogaz» collected overpayment «Gazprom» for the transit of the debt© RIA Novosti, Integratiebeleid in fotolanciay conflict

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