Rus News Journal

Alexander Mamut has laid a route

As it became known Alexander Mamut became the unique owner of the company JUnitranslogistik entering into ten the largest logistical operators of Russia. The businessman has redeemed 70 % of the company at MTK JUnitrans having finished the share to 100 %. The Sum of transaction is estimated in $35 million the Russian market the most perspective in Europe, it grows on 6 - 7 % a year against 3 - 4 % in EU, experts explain interest of the businessman to logistical business.
last year Alexander Mamutu posessed 30 % of shares in Open Company JUnitranslogistik - the logistical operator who, according to participants of the market, enters into ten the largest in Russia. Yesterday mister Mamut has told that in the beginning of 2008 became the unique owner of the company. The businessman has redeemed 70 % of shares of the logistical operator at the company MTK JUnitrans The general director " has informed; JUnitranslogistik Yury Surkanov. The Sum of transaction of the party do not open. The assistant to general director KLP Logistics Igor Ditskov estimates market cost of all company in $50 million, or in $35 million for 70 % of shares. the sum of transaction could be below market - confirms one of logistov, familiar with a course of negotiations. Under its data, initially mister Mamut agreed with the former partners in logistical business about the repayment of their shares with 15 - percentage discount. The parties could not agree about strategy of development of the company, the interlocutor " adds; .

the Share JUnitranslogistik at federal level makes nearby 1 %, in the Moscow market - less than 10 %, Igor Ditskov speaks. The leader of the market of warehouse logistics - the National logistical company, supervises 10 % at federal level, 25 % in Moscow against 4 - 5 and 17 % at the nearest competitor FM Logistics. Everything, by estimations of marketing agency Step by Step, the capacity of the Russian market makes $70 mlrd, by 2010 this indicator will reach $120 billion

Open Company JUnitranslogistik it is created in 2005. In management of 120 thousand in sq. m of warehouses: 40 thousand in sq. m in a warehouse complex on the Leningrad highway (rents at the International logistical partnership ) 60 thousand in sq. m. in the terminal Northern Domodedovo and 20 thousand more sq. m in logoparke Pyshma near Ekaterinburg (at Eurasia logistik ) .

Unlike domestic businessmen foreigners actively buy up logistical actives in Russia. So, last autumn the British fund Raven Russia has bought for $10 million 50 % of shares of the logistical provider Avalon logistik (see from October, 22nd, 2007). This spring the Finnish post operator Itella Logistics has got 90 % of shares in Open Company the National logistical company at Rosevrogrupp and venture fund Citigroup for 200 million (see from April, 29th). According to agency Step by Step, in Russia the market of logistical services grows on 6 - 7 % a year against 3 - 4 % in EU.

JUnitranslogistik not Alexander Mamuta`s unique active in logistical business. In 2004 the businessman in partnership with one of the funds which are in management Svarog Capital Advisers (were Renova the capital ) And the company Privat (it is under control to the Ukrainian businessmen Igor Kolomojsky and Gennady Bogolyubov) has created the developer company the International logistical partnership (MLP). To partners belongs on 30 % of the developer. Today MLP realises four warehouse projects in Moscow, Petersburg and in Ukraine a total area about 640 thousand in sq. m. In company plans to increase a portfolio to 1,5 million in sq. m, has specified president MLP Michel Paskalis. By its estimations, current capitalisation MLP exceeds $1 billion