The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine adopted a resolution on the withdrawal of 17 enterprises from the State Concern "Ukroboronprom", 16 of which will be transferred to the State Property Fund of Ukraine for the purpose of their further privatization; one more will go under the control of the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine.
In addition, the corporate rights of the state of two joint-stock companies managed by Ukroboronprom were transferred to the State Property Fund.
The corresponding decision was made by the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine at a meeting on December 9 on the proposal of the Ministry of Economic Development, Trade and Agriculture of Ukraine.
11 enterprises that were included in the alienation list did not carry out financial and economic activities, another 5 were unprofitable and had unsatisfactory economic indicators.
The total value of the assets of these companies as of 01.07.2020 exceeded UAH 280,600,000. At the same time, in the first half of 2020, they received losses amounting to almost UAH 15 million, and the total wage arrears amount to more than UAH 7.6 million.
This government decree was preceded by a decision previously adopted by the Supervisory Board of the concern to withdraw the above-mentioned enterprises from Ukroboronprom. According to the decision, the following were transferred to the State Property Fund of Ukraine:
- State Enterprise "Vinnitsa Aviation Plant " VIAZ "
- SE "Zaporozhye Automobile Repair Plant "
- SE "Ukrainian Radio Engineering Institute "
- SE "Ukroboronleasing "
- SE "Kharkov Automobile Repair Plant "
- SE "Nezhinsky repair plant of engineering weapons "
- SE "Special Design Bureau " Lightning "
- State Enterprise "Kharkov Plant of Transport Equipment "
- State Enterprise "Research Institute " Buran "
- SE "Central Research Institute of Navigation and Control "
- SE "Central Design Bureau " Izumrud "
- State Enterprise "Ivano-Frankivsk Boiler and Welding Plant "
- SE "171 Chernihiv repair plant "
- SE "Transcarpathian Helicopter Production Association "
- Lviv Research Radio Engineering Institute
- SE "Ukroboronresursi "
The state property fund is also transferred the corporate rights of the state in relation to two companies: JSC "Plant " Kvant "and JSC " Kherson plant "Sudmash ".
The state enterprise "Ukrainian Aviation Transport Company ", which is also part of Ukroboronprom, is planned to be transferred to the sphere of management of the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine.