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Fitch confirms Transgaz rating at “BBB minus”, with stable outlook

Fitch Ratings has confirmed at 'BBB-' the Long-Term Issuer Default Rating (IDR) with a Stable Outlook for Romanian company SNTGN Transgaz SA, informs a release of the rating agency.

The rating of Transgaz mainly reflects its solid business profile as a concessionaire and operator of the gas transmission network in Romania as well as the agency's expectation of a progressive contraction of its international gas transit business derived from traditional routes.

The rating is supported by the country's regulation for gas transmission and Fitch's expectation that a significant current investment related to the Bulgaria-Romania-Hungary-Austria corridor (BRUA) will be added to Transgaz's regulated …read more

Source:: Agerpres