In Poland against “Gazprom” initiated a new trial, which threatens to fine a Russian company in a EUR 50 million for refusal to cooperate in the case of the construction of “Nord stream 2”, reports TASS.

the Office for protection of competition and consumers Polish (antitrust regulators) in 2018 the beginning of the investigation in relation to the construction of the gas pipeline “Nord stream-2”.

According to the results, “Gazprom” was charged with violation of the Antimonopoly legislation of Poland. From the point of view of the Polish regulator, Gazprom had to agree with Management a deal with European partners (OMV, Wintershall, Shell, Uniper and Engie) on the construction of “Nord stream-2,” since the implementation of the project may lead to restriction of competition. Similar charges were brought against the European partners “Gazprom”.

At the beginning of 2020, the Polish regulator demanded from the Russian company to send him documents in the case, including contracts signed with firms financing construction of the “Nord stream-2”. According to the head of the Polish Department Tomas Grustnogo, in the case of collected evidence base, and the investigation coming to an end.