EXECUTIVE SERVICE RECEIVES DELIVERY TO THE GAZPROM COMPANY
On May 29, the State Bailiffs Service arrested 100% of the authorized capital of Gazprom Sales Ukraine Limited Liability Company, a subsidiary of Gazprom (Russia), within the framework of enforcement of the fines and penalties imposed by the Antimonopoly Committee in the total amount of UAH 172 billion.
This is stated in the court ruling of June 9, which the Kyiv Economic Court has refused Gazprom to recognize the arrest as illegal, reports the BusinessCensor with reference to Ukrainian News.
LLC Gazprom Sales Ukraine, a 100% subsidiary of Gazprom, was created within the framework of an agreement between Gazprom and Naftogaz of Ukraine on the development of relations in the gas sector of March 12, 2008 for the supply of natural gas to Ukrainian industrial consumers. The authorized capital of LLC Gazprom Sales Ukraine is 1 million UAH.
On May 16, the Supreme Economic Court refused Gazprom to cancel the fine of AMS 172 bln.
The State Bailiffs' Service has opened proceedings for the enforcement of a fine of UAH 172 billion from Gazprom, as well as the arrest of its property on the territory of Ukraine.
On June 6, the Kyiv Economic Court allowed the State Executive Service to write off UAH 79.877 million of dividends to be paid by Gazprom from a private joint-stock company Gaztransit (Kiev) to repay the fine imposed by the Antimonopoly Committee and a total fine of UAH 172 billion.
Gazprom owns 40.2% of the shares of Ukrainian Gaztransit, with 40.2% of the shares belonging to the National Joint Stock Company Naftogaz Ukrainy and 19.5652% of the shares, Turusgas (Turkey).