Ukraine to Buy 26 Billion Cubic Meters of Gas: Kurier

Ukraine will buy 26 billion cubic meters of natural gas from Russia this year, Uryadovyi Kurier, an official government newspaper cited Energy and Coal Minister Yuriy Boyko as saying.

Natural gas imports will decline in 2013 while Ukrainian coal mines will produce 85 million metric tons of coal this year, Kurier cited Boyko as saying.

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