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Ukraine does not explain " to Gazprom " where there is a checked gas

" Gazprom " cannot RCV from Ukraine of the answer where have got to 7,8 billion cubic metre of the checked gas. ABT it " News " has informed the source familiar W passed on Monday in Moscow by negotiations of the chairman of the board " Gazprom " Alexey Miller and chairman of the board NAK " Naftogaz Ukraine " Alexey Ivchenko.

the Interlocutor of agency has explained that on the beginning osenne - a winter season 2004 - 2005 in underground storehouses of gas (PHG) Ukraine was stored 7,8 billion cubic metre of gas " Gazprom ". According to balance of gas it has been planned 2 selection of 3,5 billion cubic metre.

From October, 13th, till March, 22nd, 2005 " Gazprom " Has directed to the Ukrainian party of 40 demands for selection of the gas from Ukrainian PHG 4 deliveries under the export contracts, however any of these demands has not been satisfied by the Ukrainian party.

According to the interlocutor " News " figures of official statistics kontrolno - measuring stations of gas-transport system of Ukraine bear that the given volumes of gas could not be put Ukraine for export to this season.

At a MTG the Ukrainian party has CFMed that W the Russian volumes of gas in PHG there are certain problems, has noted a source.

" Nevertheless, the distinct answer where the Russian gas from Ukrainian PHG while is not present " has got to; - he has told.

" the Ukrainian party should buy at " Gazprom " this gas " - the interlocutor of agency considers.