In Minamaneho held a meeting to review the programme of activities of the state enterprise "lvovugol". As told in the press service of the Ministry, the example of this company outlined a number of systemic problems in the coal industry associated with the implementation and non-payment for coal previously shipped, which leads to delay of payment of wages to miners and the lack of funds for development.
According to Vladimir, acting Director General of SE "lvovugol" Oleg Akimov, gaps in the payments of wages in the enterprise is 2-3 months. As of November 1 the debt on salary payment is 128 million. In addition, the problem is moral and physical depreciation of mining equipment.
Program development SE "lvovugol" by 2020 is planned to produce 1 million 342 thousand tons of coal, which is 105% compared to the current year.
Despite the stable performance GP "lvovugol", the total financial result from operating activities for the year 2019 is expected to reach 270 million hryvnia net loss.
following the meeting, Deputy Minister Stanislav Kovalevsky stressed that the situation on GP "lvovugol" is not the worst in the region, but still requires improvement.
"the Coal industry of Ukraine has lagged behind the current challenges in the energy sector and does not correspond to the market conditions that prevailed in Ukraine. An integrated approach is needed to implement reforms. And it is the job stands today before us," - said Kowalewski.
Recall that meeting occur at the request of the Prime Minister of Ukraine A. Goncharuk. Their goal is to investigate in detail the situation in each company and to discuss the prospects of further development of public sector enterprises in coal industry of Ukraine.