Alexander Lukashenko estimates the value of "Belaruskali" at 30 billion dollars. He said that while no one was negotiating the sale.
It is reported by Interfax.
"We are absolutely not against the sale of shares of our stock companies in including"Belaruskaliy." As for"Belaruskali", I clearly said 30 billion on the table, and from July 1, this amount will be indexed for inflation the dollar, "- said Lukashenko at a meeting on the development of" Belaruskali ".
Lukashenko said: "Because inflation is, the July 1, $ 30 billion, we will index the … That is, the price of" Belaruskali "from July 1, may not be $ 30 billion and $ 30 billion 10 million. Means that the entire cost will be indexed" .
However, he stressed that "nobody nobody for nothing, and free of any one company will not give up."
"Already started a rumor that the company is already sold. General, I no one was negotiating the sale of" Belaruskali "- said Alexander Lukashenko.
"What I do with them behave? Named Price. When the money is there — come. Which can be negotiated?" — Said Lukashenko.
Earlier media reported that the company Suleiman Kerimov, "Nafta Moskva" is close to reaching an agreement with the Belarusian authorities to acquire a 50% + 1 share of "Belaruskali".
Amount of the transaction is based on an evaluation of all companies in the $ 30 billion could reach $ 15 billion.
Kerimov is co-owner of "BRIC", which in 2005 created a "Belaruskali" co-Trader (CJSC "Belarusian Potash Company" BPC). Through BPC "Uralkali" and "Belaruskali" together provide 30% of the supply of potash to the world market.
The Wall Street Journal reported, that Belarus discussing the possible sale of "Belaruskali" as a Chinese company, and with the Russian businessman, shareholder of the "BRIC" Suleiman Kerimov.
"Belaruskali" is estimated to 20 billion dollars. Alexander Lukashenko previously stated that he considered the possible sale of up to 25% of "Belaruskali".
First Deputy Prime Minister of Belarus Vladimir Semashko said that Minsk is ready to sell a stake in the "Belaruskali" for $ 6.7 billion
"Belaruskali" is one of the top three suppliers of potash fertilizers in the world market. The company's share in the world production of potash fertilizers is about 15% of world exports of potassium — more than 16%.