Ukrtranslizing sues over UAH 700 million from Ukrzaliznytsia

The Commercial Court of Donetsk Region partially satisfied the claim of JSC “Leasing Company” Ukrtranslizing “against JSC” Ukrzaliznytsya “(in case No. 905/2881/17) and decided to recover from the defendant in favor of the plaintiff 749.2 million UAH (over 22 million euros) of the debt of Donetsk railway under financial subleasing agreements since 2007. This is reported by the railway magazine Railway Supply with a link to the Finbalance. website.

Ukrtranslizing sues over UAH 700 million from Ukrzaliznytsia

The amount of claims by Ukrtranslizing amounted to UAH 1.22 billion (including penalties and inflation losses).

According to the state register, the owner of 49.96% of Ukrtranslizing shares is Rinat Akhmetov’s Lemtrans company. In addition, earlier there was information that 2.3% of the shares belong to the “Interregional Industrial Union” associated with the oligarch. Ukrzaliznytsia owns 47.7% of Ukrtranslizing shares.

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The aforementioned court decision is a consequence of last year’s decision of the Grand Chamber of the Supreme Court of Ukraine, which recognized Ukrzaliznytsia as the legal successor of the Donetsk Railway State Enterprise for debt obligations, despite the fact that part of the enterprise’s property is located in the uncontrolled territory of Donetsk and Luhansk regions.

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