In October, gas prices fell 4.9% compared to September. Now one thousand cubic meters (excluding VAT, surplus gas, transportation costs) costs 4272, 76 hryvnia.
"The October price of natural gas for the needs of the public and other consumers receiving regulated gas (PSO) decreased by 4.9% compared to September and will amount to UAH 4272.76 per thousand cubic meters (excluding VAT, mark-up and Although gas prices in the European market have already increased significantly compared to the summer level, the regulated gas price in Ukraine is determined by a formula reflecting market prices with a two-month lag. The formula is contained in CMU Resolution # 293 of 03.04.2019 and is valid until the end 2019 ", - ska halls in Naftogaz.
It is worth noting that compared to April this year, gas prices for households decreased by 32%.
Naftogaz determines the price of gas for the population based on 4 indicators: the price for commercial consumers last month, the data of the Ministry of Economy and Industry on the average customs value of gas for the last month, the average price on the Ukrainian Energy Exchange, and the price according to government decree # 867 of October 19, 2018 - the company chooses the lowest of them.
Recall that as of January 1, 2019, the value of one thousand cubic meters was 8764.09 UAH.