Today, December 6, the Public Service of Geology and Subsoil of Ukraine, has put first lots for sale of subsoil use permits through the electronic platform of CE "Ukrainian Energy Exchange". This was announced at a briefing held in the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine on the first launch of oil and gas auction in the Prozorro.Sale.

Remind that on November 28, during the workshop devoted to the discussion of the new procedure for conducting these auctions through electronic trading, the Acting Chairman of the Public Service of Geology and Subsoil of Ukraine, Oleg Kyryliuk, and the Chairman of the Exchange Committee of the Ukrainian Energy Exchange, Oleksii Dubovskyi have signed an agreement, according to which the Public Service will put lots for sale of subsoil use permits through electronic platform of CE "Ukrainian Energy Exchange".

"We highly appreciate this event. We can frankly say that it is one of the most important events for oil and gas industry over the past few years. In order for the industry to develop, companies need to receive new premises. In order for investors to come to Ukraine, they have to receive new objects for investment" said Roman Opimakh, Executive Director of the Association of Gas Producers of Ukraine.

"It happened that the majority of participants in oil and gas market of Ukraine are our historical partners and have been selling and buying energy resources on our electronic platform for a long time. We are very grateful for the trust of Derzhgeonadra regarding putting lots through the sale.ueex.com.ua platform. And since the electronic platform also has an English version, we are counting on the widespread attraction of foreign investors," said Oleksii Dubovskyi, Chairman of the Exchange Committee of the Ukrainian Energy Exchange.