LITASCO SA has not received any offers to sell the refinery LUKOIL Neftohim Burgas AD and did not appoint any public or private organization to look for potential buyers or conduct any sale negotiation on its behalf.
In view of upcoming restrictions on supply of oil from Russia to the countries of the European Union that enter into force on December 5, 2022, LITASCO SA (a LUKOIL Group company), being the owner of the ISAB s.r.l. refinery located in Italy, informs that it is ready to ensure uninterrupted operation of the refinery, given the feedstock stored up for the coming months and future deliveries of non-Russian origin oil.
An official statement of LUKOIL Board of Directors
Warning regarding the distribution of the fraud contracts, bearing LUKOIL's trademarks and corporate identity, from the web and e-mail addresses that do not correspond to oficial LUKOIL Group's addresses.
The LUKOIL Press Service warns all the concerned parties of misinformation, contained in false offers of fuel sales. The illegal offers bear trademarks and brand names of LUKOIL's wholly owned subsidiary, LITASCO, and are said to be signed by a member of the company's board of directors, Igor Ivanov.