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Ukraine moves to sell Odessa Port chemical plant

According to forexpro.com, Ukraine’s president Viktor Yushchenko has agreed to the privatisation of one of the country’s largest companies.The government has been trying to sell the Odessa Port chemical plant for years and on Wednesday set a minimum price of 4 billion hryvnias ($525 million) for an auction on Sept. 29. It hopes to earn […]

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Gas cuts kill Ukraine’s petrochemical sector

Fascinating new petrochemicals report out, seen on pr-inside.com which shows how badly the country’s industry was hit by the dispute with Russia over gas exports. It talks about a “collapse” in January. I remember someone at the ICIS team trying to get these figures at the time but we were told everything was just fine.Here […]

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