On May 20, 2021, Deputy Chairman of the State Property Fund Taras Yeleyko took part in XIII International Forum «Polish-Ukrainian Business Days». He spoke about investment opportunities in Ukraine provided by privatization, new transparent rules and principles of privatization.
In 1990, Poland owned almost 8,500 enterprises, now less than 50 remain in the ownership of the Polish state.
«This path must be followed by Ukraine. Now our state owns more than 3,600 enterprises, managed by 96 governing bodies. Most of them should be privatized.And this opens up wide investment opportunities for business: both domestic and foreign», Taras Yeleyko told.
According to him, in the investment menu of the State Property Fund for 2021 there are assets for every taste, including alcohol production, bakery factories, ports, peat-extracting enterprises, facilities of the penitentiary system, attractive for their location, etc.
«In addition, in 2021 we will have the first large privatization auction since the privatization of Kryvorizhstal in 2005.In the third quarter, we plan to put up for transparent tenders United Mining and Chemical Company JSC.The next will be First Kyiv Machine-Building Plant JSC, oblenergos and other investment attractive objects», Deputy Chairman of the SPFU spoke.
In order to make the privatization process as clear, fair and efficient as possible for all parties, the State Property Fund introduced transparent rules, including a new website listing all privatization objects and virtual data rooms, implemented on the principle of “everyone knows everything”.Information support and assistance to investors at all stages is provided by the Investor Relations office.
“We invite potential investors to actively participate in privatization.The State Property Fund has radically changed the processes – all the information is presented online.We invite you to visit our website privatization.gov.ua, where there is an investment menu for every taste”, Taras Yeleyko summurized.