Gas price for population in Ukraine will be set at 6,879 hryvnia ($280) per 1,000 cubic meters.
This was announced by First Vice Prime Minister - Minister of Economic Development and Trade Stepan Kubiv.
He explained that wholesale gas price is set at 4,942 hryvnia per 1,000 cubic meters, calculated with forecast price based on European market quotes and transportation rates.
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"Limit retail price for natural gas, that includes all rates and VAT, for domestic consumers is set at single level of 6,879 hryvnia per 1,000 cubic meters," the official said.
The vice prime minister said that religious organizations will buy gas at a discounted rate of 3,913 UAH per 1,000 cubic meters, which includes all rates and VAT.