Metals and mining, FAS
Federal Antimonopoly Service (FAS) refused to grant an application of PJSC “Seligdar” on acquisition of up to 75.01% voting shares of PJSC “Rusolovo”.
The Russian government was developing criteria for the possibility of transferring federal subsoil companies with participation of foreign investors, "the Kommersant" wrote on Monday.
The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment of Russia hopes to hold an auction for the gold ore deposit Sukhoi Log in November-December 2016, Minister S.Donskoi stated.
The Federal Anti-monopoly service of Russia considered a request of Petropavlovsk Plc to acquire 100% of the registered capital of “Amur zoloto” LLC.
The RF Ministry of Natural Resources is planning to announce the auction date for the development of one of the largest Russian gold deposits Sukhoi Log in the Irkutsk Region in September, the Mini
The dispute of Gazprom and the FAS for terms of the monopoly’s auction for the purchase of large-diameter pipes (LDP) for 12 billion rubles has moved into the judicial plane.
FAS has found the signs of violation of the antimonopoly legislation in the market of fittings.
FAS supports the government's plans to abolish extra charge for export of rolled metal products, introduced by the Russian RailwaysEdited by Rhod Mackenzie / 2016-02-18 11:35:50
The Russian Government will discuss the abolition of export raise by 13.4%, introduced by the Russian Railways for transportation of steel products. Vice-premier A.Dvorkovich stated at the sectorial meeting in Magnitogorsk. He has promised to “explore the issue more carefully”. The subject was on the agenda of the meeting. Russia annually exports 25-28 million tons of rolled steel and produces 60-65 million tons. The share of transportation costs in the prime cost of steel makers increased to 15% in 2015 from 10%, according to “Kommersant”.
“UMMC-Holding” LLC did not filed a request to the Federal Antimonopoly Service (FAS) for the acquisition of OAO “Chelyabinsk Zinc Plant” (CZP, part of ChelPipe). Chief of the Industry Control Department of FAS A.Ulyanov stated. According to him, the agency did not receive such requests from other companies. A.Ulyanov asserted that in order to acquire the controlling stake of CZP they are to obtain the approval of the Federal Antimonopoly Service.
Commission of the Federal Antimonopoly Service (FAS) deferred consideration of the case against UC Rusal for a more detailed study of materials until December 24.
The case on the grounds of violation of the Federal Law "On Protection of Competition" was opened on October 9 on the basis of the statement of the "Magnitogorsk Iron and Steel Works" (MMK).