Athens, December 22, 2015/ Independent Balkan News Agency
By Olga Mavrou
The deadline for the submission of the final bids for the majority stake of OLP (the Piraeus Port Authority SA) which is under privatization expired at 19.00 (17.00 for London) today (Monday). The names of the would be investors are not to be disclosed until January the 12th, but it is certain that among them is the Chinese COSCO. It is also known that other interested parties were the Danish APM Terminals and the Philippine International Container Terminal Services.
Wall Street Journal, considered the bid to be around 400 million euros for the 67% of the shares (initially 51% and later another 16%)
The bids were submitted to the offices of Morgan Stanley in London