The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine at its session on Thursday adopted a
protocol decision and commissioned to launch a pilot project on sale of
small-scale companies set for privatization through Prozorro
e-procurement system. Commenting on the necessity of adoption of the aforesaid
decision, Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman noted that such
procedures will allow to conduct privatization through
transparent electronic systems. According to him, it was impossible to achieve
such procedures earlier due to the lack of political will. Moreover, the sale
of inefficient state-owned enterprises will enable the country to eradicate
«The point of this issue is - there is a small enterprise which can be
sold either through shadow schemes or it can be sold transparently via an
electronic platform: the person registers on this platform in order to buy
assets, underlined the Prime Minister adding that now investors are deprived of
bureaucratism as well as fraud schemes in buying
state property. The procedure is simplified- there is a central database where
transaction is done and every citizen can see objects which are available for
sale, the only thing left is to make an electronic application and to
participate in the electronic auctions. There shouldn't be any problem there.
Volodymyr Groysman urged to enshrine promptly approved propositions in
In turn, Minister of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine Olexander Saienko emphasized that
proposals concerning pilot project had been elaborated together with the State
Property Fund of Ukraine (SPFU) and with the Ministry of Economic Development
and Trade of Ukraine pursuant to the commission of the Prime Minister.
According to the Minister of the Cabinet of Ministers in case of the success of
the pilot project, thus this project would be further directed to sale a large
part of the inefficient state enterprises.
Moreover, acting Chairman of the State Property Fund of Ukraine Dmytro Parfenenko who
participated in the discussion of the said issue stressed that the meetings on
issues of updating of the internal procedures between the SPFU and ProZorro e-procurement system had been held as well as
changes to provisions had been almost worked out.