Moscow. July 26. NK “Rosneft” has applied for participation in the privatization of “Bashneft”, reported a source familiar with preparations for the privatization of “Bashneft”.
In “Rosneft”do not make comments on this information.
In a press-service of the VTB group (the consultant for the privatization of Bashneft, “VTB Capital said: “We do not comment on negotiations with potential participants of the deal.”
Before officially applying said LUKOIL and Antipinsky oil refinery (Tyumen, a major refinery owner is the businessman Dmitry Mazurov (80%), another 20% belong to the classmate of Russian President Vladimir Putin, lawyer Nikolay Yegorov).
In addition, sources reported the filing of the application from “Independent oil and gas company (NOC) owned by the former head of Rosneft Eduard Khudainatov.