"We should stop the discussions about the price. Gas is a market commodity. The market has proved that. We simply need to let market form the gas price and give the regulator the opportunity to exercise effective control over it," Kobolev told journalist, an Ukrinform correspondent reports.
He stressed that this issue should not be a political one.
"The issue of superprofits is solved by means of rent all over the world. We must take this profit in favor of the state," Kobolev said.