Naftogaz to further reduce price of gas for industrial consumers by 12.3-14.1% in March
Naftogaz Ukrainy from March 1, 2018 will reduce the price of gas sold to industrial consumers on a prepayment basis by 14.1% (by UAH 1,300) compared to February, to UAH 7,896 for 1,000 cubic meters (including VAT).
According to the updated price list of the company, this price is relevant for consumers buying gas on a prepayment basis in the amount of more than 50,000 cubic meters per month, if there are no debts to the company and to 100% subsidiaries of Naftogaz.
For other buyers, the price next month will decrease by 12.3% (by UAH 1,252), to UAH 8,890 for 1,000 cubic meters (including VAT).
Earlier, on February 15, the company unveiled the price list for industrial enterprises for March, according to which the price for gas will decrease by 10.6-10.8% compared to the prices in February, to UAH 8,201 per 1,000 cubic meters and UAH 9,064 per 1,000 cubic meters (both including VAT) depending on the volume of purchase, terms of payment and the state of previous payments.
As reported, in February Naftogaz reduced the price by 5.5-5.9% and Naftogaz Head Andriy Kobolev said the company intended to strengthen its positions in the segment of natural gas sales to industrial consumers, offering "a new more flexible price product."