In Ukraine, told about the mechanism for the recovery of money from Gazprom

© RIA Novosti / Stringreplace in photovacation equipment in Ukraine. archival photoIn Ukraine, told about the mechanism for the recovery of money from Gazprom© RIA Novosti / Stringreplace the image Bank

The Ministry of justice of Ukraine intends to attract foreign advisors to help Kiev in the issue of recovery from Gazprom 6, $ 4 billion fine for abuse of a monopoly position in the market gas transit country, said the Deputy Minister Sergiy Shklyar.

«Now, as far as I know, is preparing to tender for attracting foreign advisers who actually will address this issue abroad,» said Shkliar, which on Tuesday quoted by the Ukrainian UNIAN news Agency.

AMC in 2015, wrote «Gazprom» the penalty for abuse of a monopoly position in the market of transit of gas during 2009-2015 in $ 86,86 billion hryvnia ($3.2 billion). «Gazprom» at the same time expressed surprise at this decision, as it does not conduct entrepreneurial activities on the territory of Ukraine by passing the gas to «Naftogaz».

However, the attempts of «Gazprom» to achieve cancellation of this decision in the Ukrainian courts is not successful, the AMC last fall filed a lawsuit in the Economic court of Kiev on the forced recovery from the company the entire amount of penalty and interest on the same amount for late payment, which is about 6.4 billion dollars. Dispute in the Ukrainian courts enforce «Gazprom» has also failed, the last remaining opportunity to appeal to the Supreme court of Ukraine.

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