National Joint-Stock Company “Naftogaz of Ukraine” published information on actual prices and volumes of imported gas for the third quarter of 2015 and previous three quarters. The information is based on actual costs of Naftogaz for the purchase of gas and confirmed by documents and customs declarations submitted to relevant state bodies of Ukraine.

The company publishes such information quarterly upon the end of the month following the corresponding quarter.

Information on weighted average gas prices is disclosed in the aggregate form for the quarter.

Table 1. Average weighted price of imported gas on a quarterly basis, USD per thousand cubic meters
Period of gas delivery
Average weighted cost of gas imported from all directions, including transportation to the Ukrainian border, USD per thousand cubic meters
Average weighted cost of gas imported from Europe, including transportation to the Ukrainian border, USD per thousand cubic meters
Average weighted price of gas purchase in Europe (at the delivery point), USD per thousand cubic meters
IІIQ 2015
266
266
258
IІQ 2015
268
275
267
IQ 2015
315
301
293
IVQ 2014
360
355
346


Information on import volumes from each direction is provided by month:

Table 2. Volumes of gas import by month and direction, billion cubic meters
Month
Volume of import from all directions, bcm
Volume of import from Russia, bcm
Volume of import from Europe, bcm
September 2015
0,76
0,00
0,76
August 2015
1,03
0,00
1,03
July 2015
0,57
0,00
0,57
June 2015
1,29
0,51
0,78
May 2015
1,53
0,79
0,74
April 2015
1,45
0,29
1,16
March 2015
1,63
0,30
1,33
February 2015
2,12
0,93
1,19
January 2015
1,97
0,92
1,05
December 2014
1,52
0,52
1,00
November 2014
0,93
0,00
0,93
October 2014
0,88
0,00
0,88
Total
15,68
4,26
11,42


Naftogaz also publishes information on the maximum gas purchase price from European suppliers by month. Data on individual suppliers are aggregated within one month. These data are also published on a quarterly basis.

Table 3. Maximum price of gas imported from Europe by month, aggregated by individual suppliers, USD per thousand cubic meters
Month
Maximum price of gas imported from Europe, including transportation to the Ukrainian border
Maximum price of gas purchase in Europe at the delivery point
September 2015
263
255
August 2015
281
273
July 2015
283
275
June 2015
286
278
May 2015
287
279
April 2015
282
276
March 2015
314
306
February 2015
298
298
January 2015
342
333
December 2014
375
375
November 2014
375
375
October 2014
375
375