The Russian gas monopoly has not voluntarily paid the fine and penalty in the amount of 172 billion.
The Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine (AMCU) sent to the State Executive service statement about opening of enforcement proceedings enforcement proceedings with Russia’s Gazprom 172 billion hryvnia (more than $ 6 billion).
According to the Agency, the Economic court of Kiev on 17 March 2017 ruled 172 billion from a Russian company 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.
In turn, the head of AMKU Yury Terentyev has published on his page in Facebook the copy of the Declaration of Otkrytiye Executive proizvostvo otosheniya Gazprom.
As reported Корреспондент.netin January 2016, the AMCU has fined Gazprom 85 billion hryvnias for abuse of a monopoly position in the market of transit of natural gas Ukraine.
Gazprom appealed the Committee’s decision, but the court returned the claim without consideration. The courts of all instances, including the Supreme court of Ukraine refused Gazprom’s complaint on recognizing the return of the illegal.
And on October 31 it became known that the AMC has twice increased the amount of the fine imposed on Gazprom – to 172 billion, demanding more and a penalty for late payment of the fine.
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