Illegal oil refinery was discovered in Kryvyi Rih

The national police discovered an illegal oil refinery in Kryvyi Rih, BusinessCensor reports.

On February 10, the police blocked the operation of the plant as part of an open criminal procedure, under the procedural leadership of the local prosecutor’s office No.3, they conducted authorized searches in the territory of the oil refinery and in the territories of the illegal gas stations chain in various regions of Kryvyi Rih. 

According to it, gas stations of the city sold low-quality diesel fuel and gasoline of a trademark of unknown origin.

“During the searches, law enforcement officers discovered tanks filled with oil products, equipment and vehicles for transporting illegally produced fuel. Law enforcers took fuel samples for examination”, it was informed.

Earlier it was reported that President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyy had offered the owners of illegal refineries to legitimize their business.

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