Ukrpochta paid record dividends


The company did not pay dividends for three consecutive years.

Ukrposhta has paid a record dividend for the year 2019 — nearly 203 million hryvnias, reports the with reference to the Correspondent.

“The national postal operator for the first time in the history of the company has paid a record dividend to the state 202,7 million UAH for 2019, and paid 36.5 million UAH advance payment of income tax in 2020”, — said CEO of Russian post Igor Smelyansky.

The company noted that the results of last year the postal service paid out four times more dividends than the dividends to the state budget over the last 10 years.

For comparison, from 2008 until 2019, the amount of deductions varied from 4.8 million UAH (in 2008 and 2009) to 12 million UAH (in 2012). In 2014, 2016, 2017 and 2018 cash payments generally were not carried out.