21 April 2010 11:02 [Source: ICIS news]
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Bids for the joint acquisition of the firms or for just one of the companies would be considered, he said.
The ministry had previously hoped it might be able to invite bids as early as the end of April, but following consultation with its privatisation advisers it had opted for a May date as more viable.
ZAP, which makes nitrogen fertilizers as well as melamine and caprolactam, is currently in exclusive negotiations with PKN Orlen for the purchase of a controlling stake in Anwil, central and eastern Europe’s largest polyvinyl chloride (PVC) producer and nitrogen fertilizer maker.
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