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Published: 6 november 2019 16:50

Orlen Lietuva response to 15min investigation: the specified sum for cargo is significantly overestimated

Ireneus Fąfara ir Mantas Bartuška
Žygimanto Gedvilos / 15min nuotr. / Ireneus Fąfara and Mantas Bartuška

Following the 15min journalistic investigation, Orlen Lietuva released a response. It states that the price cuts granted by Lietuvos Geležinkeliai for oil product transportation are far smaller than those reported in the 15min investigation. The specific amount is not specified in the conglomerate’s response.

On Monday, 15min published an investigation, which revolves around how Saulius Skvernelis’ cabinet made a number of decisions that favour the Polish oil conglomerate Orlen Lietuva. The conglomerate received hundreds of millions in price cuts and state commissions, the conditions of which were tailored based on the conglomerate’s requests.

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