Disposals of Western assets: “Around us, the Russians are circling like birds of prey! »

Full liquidation in the Moscow Commercial Register. Under the sanctions, more than 1,000 Western companies have initiated their partial or total withdrawal from Russia, according to the count by Yale University, triggering from Renault to Société Générale via BP, Shell or Holcim a wave of forced sales. . Sales at bargain prices, sometimes at the symbolic rouble, resulting in billions of dollars in provisions.

The British BP, which is disengaging from its 20% in the oil company Rosneft, will thus pass a charge of 25 billion dollars and Shell of 5 billion, following the sale of its service stations and its shares in its joint venture with Gazprom . Among the French, Societe Generale anticipates a charge of more than 3 billion euros with the sale of Rosbank, Renault of 2.2 billion euros and Schneider Electric of 300 million.

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