Rumours that Tariko may buy Nemiroff vodka

14 May, 2010

According to rumours emanating from Moscow, Rustam Tariko, the billionaire financier and owner of Russian Standard vodka, is in talks to buy Ukrainian vodka producer, Nemiroff.

The Moscow Times cites an investment bank as the source of the story.

Kommersant, a newspaper for Russia’s business community, reports that Nemiroff will be sold by the end of August. It says other interested parties include Central European Distribution, owner of Russian Alcohol Group; Brown-Forman; Pernod-Ricard, which now owns Absolut vodka and Chivas Regal whisky and Poland's Stock Spirits





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