Russia Metals and Mining, FAS
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.
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).
Monopoly continues to purchase pipes from the trader.
Ivan Shabalov’s TIT won one of the four lots of "Gazprom" for the delivery of LDP worth 1.44 billion roubles at the end of 2015 and H1 2016, follows from the minutes of the tender committee (the results were announced on October 30, the document is dated November 3). That's about 14% of the total amount of purchases of competition for 10.34 billion roubles, OMK of Anatoliy Sedykh accounted for 50% or 5.2 billion roubles (two lots), CTRP of Andrey Komarov - 36% or 3.73 billion roubles (one lot). All participants benefited from the decrease in prices of only 0.1% of the limit, TIT was the only company to qualify for the auction.
Anatoly Dzhumaylo, the business department columnist, studies rules of the game of claims and correspondence.
Trading company "Pipe innovative technology" (PIT) controlled by Ivan Shabalov, which the head of the Federal Antimonopoly Service Igor Artemyev accused of involvement in an unjustified increase in expenditure of "Gazprom" for the purchase of large-diameter pipes (LDP), filed for Antimonopoly Service to the court yesterday. In the suit PIT requests to consider acts of FAS and its officials "to intervene in the regulation of the LDP in 2014-2015" not complying with the legislation, as well as the actions of officials who "do not meet the requirements for the official conduct of civil servants".
Gazprom has started to correct its policy of large diameter pipes purchase, the deputy head of FAS, A. Tsarikovsky, said. “We keep watching Gazprom”, he said.
Tsarikovsky reminded that at the beginning of the year Gazprom took into account the recommendations of FAS and “everything was good”. “Now we hope that all the remarks concerning the purchase of large diameter pipes will be taken into account by Gazprom and corrected”, he added. He said that the main remark was the access of a larger number of pipe enterprises to the supplies by means of reduction of the size of lots.