Ukraine Firtash to Import 8 Billion Cubic Meters of Gas, IFX Say

Ukrainian billionaire Dmitry Firtash will import 8.1 billion cubic meters of natural gas for his chemical companies next year, the same as 2012, the Interfax news agency reported, citing the businessman.

Two companies are purchasing the fuel this year, state managed NAK Naftogaz Ukrainy and Dmitry Firtash’s Ostchem, Interfax said, citing documents. Naftogaz is expected to purchase 27 billion cubic meters of gas, it said.

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