Tuesday, May 4, 2021
Metinvest’s desired acquisition of the Dnipro Metallurigcal Plant is drawing attention from Ukraine’s antimonopoly regulator.

“The Committee is considering the case of concentration in the form of indirect acquisition by Metinvest BV Netherlands of assets in the form of an integral property complex, which together provide economic activities for the production and sale of metal products belonging to PJSC” DMK “. Case and assessment of the impact of the declared concentration on the competitive environment in the involved commodity markets, the Committee established the presence of possible negative effects on the market for commercial pig iron,” Interfax-Ukraine reported citing the AMCU. The main shareholders of Metinvest are SCM Group and Smart Holding.