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Latvijas Gāze threatens to stop supplying gas to Dzintars

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Baltic news, News from Latvia, BNN.LV, BNN-NEWS.COM, BNN-NEWS.RULatvijas Gāze has informed Dzintars about the planned cut of gas supply to the company’s production plant located on Malu Street 30, Riga, as confirmed by LG.

The decision to cut gas supplies is tied to the debt Dzintars has had before LG since March 2015. Even regular payments for current gas supplies are not carried out. LG is worried this will lead to an even bigger debt amount piling up as a result.

If the debt is not paid by 12 February 2016, gas supply will be cut to the aforementioned address. Gas supply will be restored as soon as the debt for previous gas supplies is paid.

On 11 June 2015, LG turned to court in hopes of recovering the debt. The plea was satisfied on 6 October 2015. In spite of the fact that LG and Dzintars agreed upon a debt repayment schedule on 15 October 2015, this schedule is not being followed. Because of that, LG has decided to cut off gas supply.

As it is known, LG has also warned KVV Liepājas metalurgs about plans to cut off gas supply due to debts.

KVV Liepājas metalurgs has a considerable debt before LG. Because of this debt, LG cannot continue supplying the company with gas. If the debt is not paid by 12 February 2016, LG will cut off gas supply to this company as well.

As previously reported, Dzintars is one of the companies that ended up on the list of 100 biggest tax debtors in Latvia.


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