The court in Amsterdam have arrested 100% of the shares of the company, responsible for the construction and management of «Turkish stream»
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The district court of Amsterdam, 23 October arrested 100% of the shares of the company «South stream» (South Stream Transport B. V.), which is responsible for the construction and management of «Turkish stream». About it as transfers «Interfax» on Friday the Executive Director of «Naftogaz of Ukraine» Yuriy Vitrenko.
«This was done in connection with the consideration of the case of the fraudulent actions of «Gazprom» with the transfer of the shares of the company «Transgaz Krasnodar» (Transgaz Krasnodar LLC) for one day before the bailiffs started to freeze the assets of «Gazprom» in the Netherlands on the claim of «Naftogaz», — he wrote in Facebook.
The arrest of the shares of South Stream Transport B. V. will not affect the construction and operation of «Turkish stream», said to «Interfax» the representatives of the project company.
«South Stream Transport B. V. confirms that the District court of Amsterdam gave permission «Naftogaz of Ukraine» for the arrest of the company’s shares. This circumstance will not affect the construction or operation of the offshore gas pipeline «Turkish stream». The shares remain the property of OOO «Gazprom transgaz Krasnodar». At the moment we are preparing for the first deliveries of gas through the gas transportation system «Nord stream», is scheduled for the end of 2019″, — have informed in a press-service of the project company.
We will remind, the Stockholm arbitration on 28 February 2018 obliged «Gazprom» to pay «Naftogaz of Ukraine» 4.63 billion dollars for failure to supply the agreed volumes of gas for transit.
Given the fact that previously the court has confirmed the debt of the Ukrainian party for gas deliveries in the amount of 2,018 billion, according to the results of two arbitration of disputes between companies on supply and transit of gas «Gazprom» should pay, «Naftogaz» of 2.56 billion dollars.