The security service of Ukraine has accused former Russian owners of the Zaporozhye aluminium combine (ZALK) in the conscious elimination of its productive capacity, which instituted a Case under the criminal code according to section " diversion ", informs the press Service of the SBU.
The main power plant were stopped by the Russians back in 2011, as if from-for unprofitability of production. Last summer, the owners ZALK has ceased the production, said on the first day of the week on the Internet representation of the SBU.
the Ministry stressed that the Russian owners of the enterprise in parallel with the appeal of court decisions began the disassembly of technological equipment with JSC " ZALK ". For example, from December 2014 to June 2015, and the plant is taken out of the property at more than 100 million hryvnia (4, 535 million). No specific names of the Ministry in this case does not call. However, in June, the Supreme court of Ukraine has concluded that the return to the state 68% of stocks PAO "ZALK" belonging to the organization "RUSAL" Oleg Deripaska." Case concerning "ZALK" was initiated with serious violations: due to the fact that the works excluded from the list of strategic plants, this article may not be used to it", - has commented on news Agency in RUSAL. In "RUSAL" stressed that the production activity of the company was gradually stopped in 2009-2014 in connection with high electricity rates, and outdated equipment. The total amount of losses incurred during these years amounted to more than 4 billion hryvnia (181 million dollars). So, the company sells illiquid assets stored at the warehouses, so as not to completely compensate expenses for current expenses, Including the payment of energy, taxes, payroll, security, Etc. Remember, 10 June the Prosecutor General's office of Ukraine stated that a controlling stake in "the Zaporozhye aluminium combine (ZALK), which was owned by "RUSAL" Oleg Deripaska, became the property of Ukraine. Remember, March 12, Ukraine natsionalizirovannogo Deripaska's aluminum plant. In November past year, the Supreme economic court of Ukraine confirmed the previous findings of the courts on the need to return to the state 68, 01% of the shares of idle Zaporozhye aluminum combine (ZALK), owned by Russian oligarch Oleg Deripaska. In March 2012, the economic court of Kyiv satisfied the claim of the Prosecutor General of Ukraine and adopted an opinion on the return to the state 68, 01% of the shares of the Zaporozhye aluminum combine (ZALK), are owned by RUSAL of Oleg Deripaska through the Cyprian offshore – " Velbay holdings limited ". The Zaporozhye aluminium combine – one of the first factories of the Soviet aluminum industry, the only aluminum producer in Ukraine. Is located in Zaporozhye. Introduced in 1933. Reconstructed after the war in 1949. Main products – primary aluminum, alumina. Provided with electricity from Zaporozhye HPP.