Siemens has not confirmed the withdrawal of Russian assets

Siemens не подтвердил выход из российских активов

The company first needs to assess the consequences, which can lead to supply German turbines in the Crimea.

The German company Siemens that can not get out of Russian assets, while the company evaluates the possible consequences of the situation with the supply of turbines in the Crimea. This was stated by the representative of Siemens Philip ENCs, Interfax reported.

Thus he commented on the information media that the company is considering an exit of the enterprises of the Siemens gas turbine technology and Interavtomatika.

“We can’t confirm the speculation of the media. We adhere to our statement released on Monday, that the considered further consequences,” said the ENCs.

The Kremlin has stated that it does not have information about plans by Siemens for Russian assets.

Note, according to Kommersant, now Siemens operates in more than 30 cities of Russia and participated in 53 projects.

The Siemens scandal erupted earlier this month when Reuters reported the German turbines which were originally built for the Taman, but got on the annexed Peninsula.

The company has accused Russia of violating the terms of the contract and has submitted to Arbitration court of Moscow the claim. The Kremlin insists that arrived in Crimea “Russian-made equipment, assembled from Russian components”.

The media learned the details of the claim from Siemens turbines in the Crimea

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