National joint-stock company Naftogaz of Ukraine has started purchasing gas from Russian Gazprom since Wednesday, April 25, reports by the Ukrainski Novyny news agency, citing a source in the gas market.
According to the source, the purchased gas is being transported through Sudzha station. The total volume of supplies is 21 million cubic meters.
The import of gas from Russia to Ukraine was suspended on November 25, 2015. On March 1, Deputy Chairman of the Management Committee of Gazprom Alexander Medvedev stated that the Russian company decided not to supply gas to the NJSC Naftogaz of Ukraine from March and returned the prepayment.