Finance Ministry announces unblocking of Louis Dreyfus investment project at Odesa port
The government committee has approved the draft financial plan of Odesa seaport, which will allow completing the investment project of the Louis Dreyfus international group trader of companies.
"Today the government committee approved the fiscal plan of Odesa port, which permits selling and then demolishing the "blue house," a small tumble-down house in the center of the site, which prevented the launch of an investment project by Louis Dreyfus, one of the largest investors in agricultural and port infrastructure," First Deputy Minister of Finance Oksana Markarova said on its Facebook page.
According to her, the financial plan of Odesa seaport should be approved at a government meeting.
Louis Dreyfus Director in Ukraine Lamprakis Lazos said the demolition of the state enterprise's building in the territory of the port terminal would allow the company to complete the project on accepting vehicles.
Louis Dreyfus is an international French company, founded in 1851. The company accounts for about 10% of the world trade in raw materials. The company's main operations are concentrated in Geneva, but it also operates in more than 100 countries. In particular, Louis Dreyfus owns warehouses in North and South America, Asia, the Middle East, Africa, Europe and the Black Sea region.