Dneprovsky Metallurgical Plant (DMK, Kamenskoye, Dnepropetrovsk Region) officially announced that all the shareholders of the plant are known, their list is public, and there is no Rinat Akhmetov among them, just as there are no SCM Group companies.
DMKd emphasized that the main shareholder of the Dnieper Steel Plant is the Industrial Union of Donbass Corporation, which owns a controlling stake.
Since May 2019, PJSC "Dniprovsky Metallurgical Plant" has been in bankruptcy proceedings, which was the result of previously accumulated problems. At the same time, in compliance with all legal requirements, the plant fully retained production, ensured employment of personnel with guaranteed payment of wages and timely payment of taxes to the budget.
Since October 2019, Dnipro Metallurgical Plant PJSC has applied a reorganization procedure that provides for specifics in the implementation of its economic activities, and is aimed at improving the financial and economic situation, as well as meeting in full or in part the claims of creditors by restructuring the enterprise, selling debts and assets and /or changes in the organizational, legal and production structure.
"Thus, the decision to sell social facilities on the balance sheet of the DMK was made strictly within the framework of the current legislation," the press service of the enterprise noted.
Regarding the emissions carried out by the enterprise, the representative of the DMK said that all gas purification plants operate in accordance with the design parameters. A company that is in bankruptcy cannot now apply more effective solutions available in the world for the purification of waste gases. The implementation of such projects requires serious investments. The decision can be made after the end of the bankruptcy procedure.