The cognac party on 1 mlrd roubles
Yesterday Moldavian - the American joint venture “ Gybrovo “ has made in Office of Public Prosecutor of Petersburg the complaint to actions of employees 2 - go department UEP of the Municipal Department of Internal Affairs of St.-Petersburg and inspectors Kalininsky RUVD. Militiamen have arrested huge party of the cognac belonging to the joint venture (for the sum nearby 0,5 mlrd roubles), have transferred it to responsible storage “ the “ to firm, and recently the inspector has allowed to sell cognac as ostensibly there are no conditions for its storage. Cognac successfully is on sale, though, according to the joint venture, even its arrest was illegal.
the Director “ Gybrovo “ Ivan Melnik has told to the correspondent that on December, 25th, 1993 he has concluded with firm “ the Everest “ (St.-Petersburg) the contract on joint activity, on which “ the Everest “ Should provide storage, search of wholesale buyers and sale of the goods “ Gybrovo “. Cognac party “ the White stork “ (82,5 thousand bottles for the sum approximately 0,5 mlrd rbl.) Has arrived on a warehouse “ the Everest “ in February, 1994. G - n the Miller has demanded from the partner to pay 50 % of cost of the goods as an advance payment and to find wholesale buyers that, as he said, it has not been made. Therefore on March, 11th “ Gybrovo “ has unilaterally terminated the contract. But when representatives of the joint venture have arrived to Petersburg behind the cognac, they have found out that 2900 bottles are sold, and the others are arrested 2 - m by department UEP of the Municipal Department of Internal Affairs.
arrest has been carried out upon illegal business in trade sphere, after the car “ the Everest “ transporting 600 bottles, has been detained by militia from - for absence of travelling documents. Cognac have arrested as veshchdok and have sent in Open Company “ Krivenko and To “ on “ responsible storage “. Business have transferred in Kalininsky RUVD Petersburg. On April, 4th inspector RUVD Nikolay Bushuev has resolved sale of cognac from a warehouse “ Krivenko and To “. The area Office of Public Prosecutor tried to stop trade in cognac, but Bushueva were supported by its chief Valerian Aslanidze. It has disagreed with opinion zamprokurora area on supervision of a consequence Alexey Serebryakov, which has noticed what to trade veshchdokami to a judgement illegally.
Bushuev and Aslanidze have refused to comment on the the decision on cognac sale. And the representative “ Krivenko and To “ Vladimir Tupikin has explained that on a warehouse of firm from UEP the alcohol on realisation regularly arrives. The firm directs the means obtained from sale into a certain account which, on explanations of militiamen, is the account of the Municipal Department of Internal Affairs.
the lawyer “ Gybrovo “ Sergey Shaluhin considers that cognac “ Gybrovo “ has no relation to illegal business in trade sphere, and investigating bodies are obliged to return immediately its joint venture.
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