Cabinet Committee on economic, financial and legal policy under the leadership of Minister of economic development and trade Stepan Kubiv has approved changes to the decree of the Cabinet of Ministers №271 on amendments to the list of SOEs to be privatized in 2016-2017. This was announced by Deputy Minister of economic development and trade, Yulia Kovaliv on your Facebook.
She noted that the current list of 306 state-owned companies, with 102 of them to be excluded from the list because they are either already privatized or are in the process of liquidation or are in the ATO zone.
At the same time, the government, the Committee proposes be added to the list of 126 companies.
“Among the major companies that the government Committee additionally approved to be privatized in 2016-2017: OJSC Turboatom, Electrotyazhmash, the United mining and chemical company, PJSC State food and grain Corporation of Ukraine, the state share in OOO Zaporozhye titanium-magnesium plant”, – says Koval.
Thus, in 2016-2017 it is planned to privatize 330 companies. Koval also noted that the new list must be approved by the Cabinet of Ministers.
We will remind, on August 29 at a meeting of the National Council of reforms President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko said about the need to expand list of privatization objects. This spring, the head of state said that the privatization of Turboatom irrelevant. Noted that if it is held, will be “open and transparent”.