Over the two years of the “Great Privatization” and the “Small Privatization”, the budget of Ukraine received a boost in revenue valued at 4.5 bln hryvnias ($165 mln)
. Speaking with TV channel DOM, the Deputy Chairman of the State Property Fund of Ukraine, Kostiantyn Koshelenko announced. Legislatively, privatization is divided into large and small. “Large-scale privatization” relates to assets with a starting price of UAH 250 million ($9.2 mln), and “Small-scale privatization” refers to assets with a starting price below UAH 250 mln ($9.2 mln). This year only within the framework of “Small privatization” auctions were held to sell over UAH 2 bln ($74 mln) of government-owned assets. Such auctions take place in every oblast, in every city, in particular in Donetsk and Luhansk oblasts, “Koshelenko said.