In Ukraine in April, gas prices could rise by 62% In the World : Vladim

News 3 February, 2018

According to the results of the analysis conducted by the Ministry of Finance, since the beginning of April this year, gas prices in Ukraine may jump by more than 60 percent for utility companies and ordinary citizens.


Soglasno financial plan, which was released by the official representatives of the national joint-stock company “Naftogaz of Ukraine”, the price of gas in the Ukrainian state can grow up to 8 thousand UAH per one thousand cubic meters. We will remind, at the moment the average price per thousand cubic meters of gas in Ukraine ranges from 4.9 per thousand. Note, according to the published data, the increase in gas prices may continue, and by mid-autumn of this year the price tag on one thousand cubic meters of gas may reach $ 8,5 thousand hryvnias.

Andriy KOBOLEV as head of Naftogaz, said that the increase in gas prices should have a positive impact on the economy of the country, as all funds received will be sent to the Ukrainian Treasury.