The AHRF summarized the results of biddings within the framework of privatization for the first half a year of 2017 – a total volume increased by 20% in comparison with the same period of 2016 All biddings were held at classic auctions, in the auction hal

In the first half of 2017 at the Auctions of the Auction House of the Russian Federation (the AHRF) in the interests of the state sold more than 60 objects for a total amount of 5.2 billion rubles. This is 20% higher than indices for the same period of 2016.

In that sector the AHRF for several years has successfully cooperated with Rosimushchestvo and Governmental structures of Moscow Region and Khanty-Mansi Autonomous Area – Yugra.

At the auctions federal and regional blocks of shares, objects of residential and non-residential real estate (land plots of different purposes, property complexes, buildings, premises, apartments), as well as vehicles are sold.

Among the sold objects in 2017: largest in Russia factories for precious metals processing – Shchyolkovskiy Factory of Secondary Precious Metals (price of the sale – 1.5 billion rubles, excess at the auction was 20%) and Novosibirsk Refinary (880 million rubles), largest regional pharmacy chain in KhMAA-Yugra – Khanty-Mansi Pharmacy (277.2 million rubles, excess – 54%, block of shares of Moscow Printing House №2 (1.1 billion rubles, excess – 40%) and others.

In 2017 the average excess of the sale price over starting price at the auctions under privatization was 30%, and for some lots the price grew by 100-150%.

With the highest excess was sold a store building (266.9 sq. m) with a land plot in Khimki town of Moscow Region. The final sale price exceeded the starting price by 150% and was 3.4 million rubles. Besides, the cars of Renault, Land Rover and Jeep (property of Moscow Region treasury) were of feverish demand. In average for lot “were fighting” 20 persons, and an excess of the starting price was from 50 to 110%.