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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 .