Moody's withdraws Stirol's ratings
May 6, 2009 "Moody’s"
London, 05 May 2009 -- Moody's Investors Service has today withdrawn the
B3 corporate family and other associated ratings assigned to OJSC Concern
Stirol ("Stirol"). Stirol does not have any outstanding debt rated by
Moody's. Moody's has withdrawn Stirol's ratings for business reasons.
Please refer to Moody's Withdrawal Policy, "Moody's Guidelines for the
Withdrawal of Ratings", available on www.moodys.com.
The last rating action on Stirol was on 23 May 2008, when Moody's changed
the outlook for the B3 CFR to stable from negative.
The principal methodology used in rating Stirol was the Rating Methodology
for the Global Chemical Industry, published in February 2006, which can be
found at www.moodys.com in the Credit Policy and Methodologies directory, in
the Ratings Methodologies subdirectory. Other methodologies and factors that
may have been considered in the process of rating this issuer can also be
found in the Credit Policy & Methodologies directory.
Domiciled in Gorlovka, Ukraine, OJSC Concern Stirol ("Stirol" or "the
company") is a leading manufacturer of ammonia and its derivatives,
generating UAH4.29 billion (US$557 million) and UAH 923,7 million (US$120
million) in EBITDA as of 31 December 2008 (unaudited financial statements in
accordance with Russian GAAP).
Company — Stirol
Full nameSC "Concern "Stirol"
IndustryChemical and petrochemical industry