the First shipment of coal from the United States arrived in Odessa. This was reported by the press service of the port "South". Read more at Federal news Agency.the
"September 13 to transshipment complex "Sea commercial port "Yuzhny" has moored the ship Ocean Ambitious. On Board the bulk carrier 62 thousand tons of thermal coal from the U.S.
to TPP of PJSC "Centrenergo", — said in a statement on the official website of the port.
Arrived coal is planned to unload in three days. We will remind, in August of "Centrenergo" and the American company Xcoal Energy &Resources has signed a contract for the supply of fuel. The agreement provides for the purchase of Ukraine until the end of this year 700 thousand tons of coal.
the First shipment of American coal was shipped from the United States on August 22, and its price was 113 dollars per ton including delivery to the port of Odessa. Note that price will vary from delivery to delivery.
Thus, as the head of the Ukrainian Ministry of energy Igor Nasalik coal from Russia is about $ 80 per ton. In addition, experts say, American coal will cost twice the price that you could buy in the Donbass.the
Director of the Center for strategic analysis, Institute for innovation development Andrew Smith in the comments FANG said that the actions of the Kiev authorities long been characterized by a lack of logic. Political slogans for them is more important than objective economic laws.
"that's What I use and the United States. For example, how to force the EU to buy more expensive American liquefied natural gas? Only through political pressure.
But the EU is not so easy to push, but Ukraine today, "she is glad to be deceived". Trump implements a quite simple formula: I want us to be friends, buy American. What to do about Ukraine? So we have to buy American coal. Like, so friendship with the United States has come that we will be twice as expensive to buy from US coal", — said Andrey Ivanov.
Only, he said, should take into account that in Ukraine people also your mind.
Some amount of coal they buy from the Americans, but the big party will buy from the unrecognized republics of the Donbass. Only the Donbas coal will be issued for us.
"let's Say we brought a barge to Odessa, and the documents you have ten of them. Indeed, otherwise it will not work. Coal after all is different.
Ukrainian industry заточенf under the coal of the Donbass, just as in the furnace of the American coal does not fill", — summed up Andrey Ivanov.
Suddenly it became clear that what is going on from anybody not dependent territories offensively call the Internet the "area 404", we finally got not only "habitually aggressive" Russia.