Legrant supports the investment project in сreation of a railway operator at Odessa port

May 31, 2018 · News

Law firm Legrant was appointed to provide legal support of the project on transferring of dispatching functions of railway operations to the private LLC “Odessa port operator”.

The aim of the company is to optimize railway operations on the territory of Odessa seaport, prevention of PJSC “Ukrzaliznytsia” tariff increasing on services of delivery/removing of wagons to/from the port territory, and implementation of investment projects on the development of railway infrastructure at Odessa seaport.

Legrant has drafted all the corporate documents, created a contractual basis for interaction with PJSC “Ukrzaliznytsia”, USPA, stevedores and shipping agents, and also has prepared a set of documents for the Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine that will allow Odessa stevedores to become the shareholders of the company.

The initiative was supported by both stevedores of Odessa port and the USPA. On May 31, during Ukrainian Ports Forum-2018, Ukrainian Sea Ports Authority and “Odessa port operator” LLC concluded a memorandum on cooperation in the sphere of railway operation dispatching.

The case is supported by the advisor Vitaliy Urum and the Senior lawyer Liudmila Sizonenko under the general supervision of the Managing partner Tatyana Titarenko.