The President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko said that his country has managed to significantly reduce its energy dependence on Russia in the current year Ukraine will buy reverse gas at $245 per thousand cubic meters. 

According to him, the last purchase of gas Kyiv took place at a price below $300 per thousand cubic meters. As a result, according to him, the Russian side was forced to increase the application to 68% on pumping gas. «Today we are going to buy gas at $245 on reverse», — quotes the words Poroshenko Interfax.

Poroshenko stressed that Ukraine fully diversified mechanism of supply and that it is a merit of his team. «We talked about it and dreamed of 23 years. We, my team did,» he said, Poroshenko Interfax.