In 2021, the enterprises of the state defense concern of Ukraine (Ukroboronprom) earned UAH 106 million selling scrap metal and illiquid property that has not been used in production for a long time.
Thanks to the transparent and competitive auctions of Prozorro. The sale of profit from the sale of such property increased by almost UAH 23 million compared to 2020, the press service of Ukroboronprom noted.
“Today, the sale of illiquid state property takes place through open auctions at Prozorro.Sales. Property that has not been used in the production of enterprises participating in the concern for a long time, but the sale of which allows, for example, technical re-equipment of existing facilities, purchase of new equipment or improvement of working conditions for employees, etc. Thanks to the sale of such property in a transparent and competitive way, our enterprises manage to triple the cost of illiquid assets in some places, as was the case at auctions for the sale of vehicles: more participants will come to the auction - enterprises will receive more income, ”said Roman Avramov, director of procurement at Ukroboronprom.
Last year, the enterprises of the state concern successfully completed 349 auctions, which is 66% more than in 12 months of 2020. On average, there were 3 participants per lot. In general, 64 enterprises of the defense concern managed to successfully sell illiquid property not involved in production.
Most of all income from the scrap metal trade was received by such plants as the State Enterprise "NPKG "Zarya" - "Mashproekt" - 15.37 million hryvnias in 57 completed auctions; SE "Antonov" - UAH 9.78 million in 10 completed auctions; SE "PA "Karpaty" - UAH 8.51 million in 13 completed auctions.