The government is discussing the privatization of Sovcomflot with Asian investors

© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Astapkovich in fotomontaggi Shuvalov. Archival photoThe government is discussing the privatization of Sovcomflot with Asian investors© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Astapkovich the image Bank

Planned privatization of Sovkomflot may be carried out not only through placement of shares on the stock exchange, possible ways being discussed, including with Asian buyers, said the first Deputy Prime Minister Igor Shuvalov.

«Currently working with various investors, new deals appear. Initially we thought to place shares on the Moscow exchange in favor of portfolio investors, there is a new perspective. We now discuss, including with our Asian partners,» he said.

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