Nestle does not comment on unverified information about the acquisition of the confectionery organization Roshen, owned by the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko, said the CEO of Nestle Russia Maurizio Patarnello.
"These unverified information called in the media" Domino effect ". The policy of our organization - not to explain it, " said Patarnello Agency Sputnik.
in may the media reported that Nestle is a candidate for the acquisition of Roshen. At the same time, according to the source Agency Bloomberg, the Company is not willing to pay more than $ 1 billion ".
Roshen is one of the world's largest manufacturers of confectionery products, producing 450 thousand tons per year. The Corporation consists of a factory in the Ukraine, in Lithuania, Hungary and Russia. Poroshenko, in putting forward a candidate for President of Ukraine, made the promise in case of a victory on elections to sell their main asset, however, as long as it was not - sell deals, the investment company Rothschild.