Kyiv has issued a landmark decision on arrest of shares owned by “Gazprom” company – the Kremlin has not found the words to answer

The Ministry of justice of Ukraine has sent “Gazprom” the decision on arrest-owned holding company stock company “Gaztranzit”. The decision was made in an antitrust case.

This data is specified in the report under IFRS for the first quarter of 2016, reports “Диалог.UA” with reference to “Russian conversation”.

According to media reports, the company became aware of the decision of Kiev on may 12. The document also stated about the opening against the gas monopoly enforcement proceedings on 394,6 billion.

Note, 40% was registered in Kyiv PRJSC “Gaztranzit” belongs to “Gazprom”.

The Kremlin has not yet commented on the decision of Kiev.

In 2015, the AMC wrote to the company a fine for abuse of a monopoly position in the market of transit of gas for the last six years, in the amount of 86,86 billion hryvnia.

Gazprom, in turn, tried to overturn the decision, however, lawsuits have not yielded the desired result for the Russians.

In may of this goteborska PGNIG has demanded to punish the Russian gas company. Meanwhile, Vladimir Putin said that realnosti “Gazprom” no more profit – the fall in energy prices on the world market hurt the company’s budget.