The Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine demanded from “Gazprom” a fine of $6.4 billion

Moscow. April 21. The Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine (AMCU) April 11, sent to the State Executive service statement about opening of enforcement proceedings enforcement proceedings with “Gazprom” 172 billion ($6.4 billion).

According to the report of the Antimonopoly Committee, Kyiv Economic court on March 17 ruled that 172 billion. with Russian companies on the basis of an enforceable court decision.

“The Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine has carried out all necessary measures on forced recovery of PJSC “Gazprom” fines and penalties”, – stated in the message.

As reported, in January 2016 AMKU has fined “Gazprom” on the 85 billion. for abuse of a monopoly position in the market of transit of natural gas Ukraine. Then this decision was confirmed several times by the Ukrainian courts. Kyiv economic court of appeal once again on February 22 upheld the decision of the lower court’s confirmation of foreclosure with “Gazprom” of a fine, which has grown to 172 billion. due to penalties for its nonpayment.

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