Gazprom has totally suspended fuel provide to Bulgaria and PGNiG Poland as the 2 international locations have did not pay Russia in rubles.
Gazprom have stated they didn’t acquired fee for the fuel that they equipped to Bulgaria and Poland in April.
The Russian President Vladimir Putin has ordered that each one funds should now be paid in rubles in an try to assist his failing financial system.
Gazprom stated, “As of the tip of the enterprise day on April 26, Gazprom Export didn’t obtain fee for the fuel equipped in April from these two corporations, Bulgargaz (Bulgaria) and PGNiG (Poland) in rubles, as required by Russian presidential order No. 172 dated 31.03.2022.
“Gasoline equipped since April 1 have to be paid for in rubles via new financial institution particulars, which counterparties had been well timed knowledgeable about.”
Gazprom Export knowledgeable Bulgargaz and PGNiG concerning the suspension of fuel provide from Wednesday till they make the fee in keeping with the brand new guidelines endorsed by Putin.
“Bulgaria and Poland are transit states.
“If any quantities of Russian fuel in transit to 3rd international locations are taken with out authorization, the transit shall be minimize by these quantities,” Gazprom added.