August 25 at Yuzhny commercial sea port (Odessa) after completing customs procedures arose for unloading a bulk carrier CORONIS with a load of 71.7 thousand tons of thermal coal from South Africa.
As the press service of Centrenergo, in the near future the first 50 cars will be shipped to warehouses Tripoli TPP. Complete unloading of all containers of a ship will take about 4-5 days.
Centrenergo purchased fuel under the contract for supply of imported coal with the Swiss company international trader Alchar Services SA.
International company Incolab Services B. V., specializing in the independent evaluation, monitoring and certification accredited and certified in Ukraine, carries out control of quality indicators of coal. Unloading and sampling of the goods is accompanied by specialists Centrenergo, Tripoli and zmiivska TPP.
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We will remind, in the first quarter of Centrenergo bought in Russia about 150 thousand tons of coal, owned by a Hong Kong company Cortex Sales Limited. The fuel expedioware Russian company RZD Logistika. The quality certificates and customs declarations, as the origin of the coal was provided, South Africa. The company later explained that the coal from Russia, which is delivered with the indication of South African origin, Centrenergo purchased from the state enterprise for foreign economic activity, Ukrinterenergo.
Earlier the energy company DTEK said that talks about importing coal as a backup option fuel supplies for its thermal power plants, in case you will not be able to remove coal from their mines in uncontrolled territory.