“ Gazprom “ the Head of the company " raises the price for gas for Europe; Gazprom “ Alexey Miller has declared on October, 1st that the price of the gas delivered to Europe, will make $500 for 1 thousand in cubic m. As he said, dynamics of a rise in prices has appeared above, than the company assumed. Earlier “ Gazprom “ predicted such cost of gas for the European countries only by the end of the year.
according to Alexey Miller, “ For today we can ascertain that dynamics of a rise in prices has surpassed expectations “ Gazprom “ the price of the gas delivered “ Gazprom “ to Europe, in October has exceeded $500 “. “ in This summer, in July, during visit to Azerbaijan we declared that under our forecasts by the end of 2008 the European price for the Russian gas can reach $500 for 1 thousand in cubic m “ - he has told.
in July the head “ Gazprom “ Connected a rise in prices with competition growth for access to power resources and revision of long-term forecasts which show presence of global discrepancy between supply and demand. Then Alexey Miller declared that in case the world prices for oil will rise above a mark in $250 for barrel, the price for gas will make $1000 for 1 thousand in cubic m.
we Will remind, earlier was informed on intention of an exit of the Asian countries - manufacturers of gas on the European price level, and the basic consumer of gas from Asia the company " is considered; Naftogaz Ukraine “ which buys it at “ Gazprom “. Thus the prime minister - the minister of Ukraine Yulia Timoshenko who will arrive on October, 2nd to Moscow for negotiations with “ Gazprom “ has declared today that intend to achieve the price for gas for Ukraine below $400 for 1 thousand in cubic m. “ I in every way will not admit such price for the Russian gas, but there are certain political aspects of our relations “ - the prime minister - the minister has declared. Thus Yulia Timoshenko has noticed that “ that there will be an increase of the price it is doubtless “.