Moldova must close before the end of this week before “Gazprom“an advance payment of $ 30 million. This was reported by the publication EADaily with reference to the head of the board of JSC Moldovagaz Vadim Cheban.
According to him, only after that the company from the Russian Federation will confirm the requested volume of gas for October. Otherwise, gas supply will be reduced or completely stopped.
“We still have a debt – by Friday inclusive we have to pay an advance for September. We are working together with the authorities to overcome this situation, because we ourselves will not be able to pay this advance … I think we will go the same way as before with Energocom We are talking about 30 million dollars,” Cheban said.
He confirmed that representatives of the Moldovan company communicate with Gazprom every day, but he did not disclose the details of these consultations. Cheban only reminded that the postponement referred to in some political circles had already been granted, and the advance had to be paid before September 20.