According to last week’s trading results, 19,75 million cubic meters of natural gas resource of May, June and July and natural gas in UGS were sold at the Ukrainian Energy Exchange.
By the end of the week exchange quotations level at UEEX was 2820 UAH per thousand cubic meters for the resource of June. For the first time resource of June was sold on terms of prepayment at the price 2928 UAH per thousand cubic meters, including VAT.
In conditions of low prices, natural gas trading in UGS facilities became more active, which accounted for 67% of the sold volume last week. Sales prices of resource in UGS varied from 2850 to 2928 UAH per thousand cubic meters, including VAT. Thus, in UEEX quotes there is a pronounced general tendency towards price decrease on the market.
"We would like to note the growth of natural gas sales volumes at UEEX, which was greatly facilitated by the increased sales of Naftogaz Trading. The Ukrainian Energy Exchange is actively developing partnerships with market participants. More than 330 companies have already evaluated and successfully apply natural gas exchange trading at UEEX as a mechanism of effective trading for successful economic activity". - Oleksandr Kovalenko, UEEX CEO commented.