Word and businesson October, 3rd, 2000 the first deputy of the head of department of public relations “ Sibaljuminija “ Alexey Zlovedov has declared that “ the messages which have appeared in a number of mass-media that ` Sibaljuminy ` buys up Open Society actions ` Gorki car factory ` - a parcel of rubbish “. On November, 16th, 2000 the representative “ Sibala “ Konstantin Remchukov has declared to agency Bloomberg that the group has bought more than 25 % of actions Gaza. In the beginning of 2001 GAS has passed under control “ Sibala “.
In September, 2001 negotiations about purchase of actives of group of Avtobank, including " have begun; Ingosstraha “ and joint-stock company NOSTA, the structures close to “ to Russian aluminium “ and IPG “ Sibal “. In the companies rejected vigorously interest to group of Avtobank till October, 6th when the group has been got by them together with GNK “ Nafta - Moscow “.
In October, 2001 during the conflict on joint-stock company “ ON Ust - Ylym LPK “ Representatives “ Sibala “ participated in purchase of shares of company at a number of owners. IPG “ Sibal “ at first categorically denied the participation in negotiations, then declared only about “ an administrative alliance “ without property acquisition in UILPK. In December, 2001 IPG “ Sibal “ recognised possession of 20 % of actions UILPK.