Plants Firtash limited gas supply

Заводам Фирташа ограничили подачу газа

It is alleged that the company did not pay for services of gas transportation in February.

The company began restricting natural gas supplies to three major chemical enterprises in the country. This was reported on the website of the operator of the gas transportation system of Ukraine.

In particular, the restrictions will apply to plants of Azot in Cherkasy and Rovnoazot and Severodonetsk Azot.

“This decision was taken due to the debts for services of gas transportation in February, a lack of confirmed gas volumes and the advance payment for March 2017,” – said the Ukrtransgaz.

Note that all the abovementioned companies are holding group Ostchem, which belongs to Group DF of businessman Dmytro Firtash.

As reported Корреспондент.netc March 2014 Dmitry Firtash in Vienna where he was arrested at the request of U.S. authorities. He was accused that he with the help of bribes for a total amount of 18.5 million dollars wanted to get permission to mine titanium in India. The tycoon faces up to 50 years in prison and confiscation of all assets.