The penalties for failure to comply with "Gazprom" the decision of the international arbitration reached $100 million.

"Gazprom" has counted $100 million in interest on the decision of the Stockholm arbitration

About it commercial Director of "Naftogaz of Ukraine" Yuriy Vitrenko said in an interview to "5 channel", reports Biznestsentr.

"Already approximately $100 million came running, as you call it, penalties, or interest," – said Vitrenko.

Top Manager added that "Gazprom" also will be forced to pay for the services of bailiffs, who are seeking the seizure of assets of Russian companies with the purpose of collecting the debt.

"And if, for example, to assess costs of bailiffs, in fact it would be hundreds of millions of dollars that Gazprom will be forced to pay extra to debt of $2.5 billion," – said the commercial Director of "Naftogaz".

See also: "Naftogaz" has filed a new lawsuit against Gazprom for $12 billion (updated)

As reported, according to the reporting "Gazprom", the district court of Amsterdam of 30 may 2018 decided to arrest belonging to the PJSC "Gazprom" shares of the operator of the gas pipeline Blue stream, Blue Stream Pipeline Company B. V. under the claim of "Naftogaz of Ukraine".

We will remind, "Naftogaz of Ukraine" has started the foreclosure process with PJSC "Gazprom" debt of $2.6 billion in the foreign courts pursuant to the decision of the Arbitration Institute of the Stockholm chamber of Commerce. It is reported that work is being done in Switzerland, the Netherlands and the UK under article 5 of the new York Convention on the recognition and enforcement of foreign arbitral awards.

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