Ukraine resumed full state control over the Lotus port in Vietnam. About this in Facebook wrote to the Minister of infrastructure Vladimir Omelian.
“This story looked hopeless in 2015, when all attempts to return state assets met the threat and ignoring Ukrainian businessmen who took it and was hoping I’d forget or fail to agree”, – he said.
Earlier it was reported that Ukraine is co-owner of the Lotus port in Ho Chi Minh city in Vietnam, with a share of ownership to 37%. Share in the port was one of the assets of black sea shipping company became bankrupt. Since 2011, the port ceased to pay dividends to the Ukrainian side.
“The criminal negotiations did not go. Yuriy Lavrenyuk (Deputy Minister of infrastructure – ed.) in cooperation with the SBU, then joined NABOO, returned the flag of Ukraine on the same port. Now will be paid $250 thousand of dividends, following audit, this sum will grow significantly,” added Omeljan.
He also said that thus, in state ownership of Ukraine is 14 seaports, instead of 13, and the return of the Crimea they will be 19.
MEW is considering two options for the future of the port it, or sell, or to send managers for further joint management. Determine required up to 2020.