Salvini: “we will Support withdrawing the concession for the motorway”

Matteo Salvini and the Lega will support the possible revocation of the concession by Autostrade for Italy. This was reported by the leader of the Carroccio in a meeting with the foreign press, indicating that will, however, be the legal basis for a similar measure.

“If they decide to revoke the grant, we will support,” said Salvini. “The important thing is that you need to make a decision,” he added, accusing the coalition government have brought forward for too long.

In the meantime, take strength the hypothesis of an Aspi public. The restructuring through the reduction of the participation of the holding company, Atlantia, Autostrade from the current 88% to a share of less than 50% , in exchange for the maintenance of the concession.

The odds of you disfarebbe could be transferred from Atlantia to a consortium led by Cassa Depositi e Prestiti. Alternatively or in conjunction, may be part of the capital, even foreign investors.

And it argues, citing sources confidential, the agency Reuters, according to which the decision will be made at the next board of directors.

The conditions offered by the Government to Atlantia to Benetton to prevent the withdrawal, he writes, instead, The Messenger, are basically four: as mentioned, the sale of the Highways, maxi and compensation from 2 billion euros for serious breaches, the tolls lower, and new interventions for maintenance and modernisation of the network, among other things, already announced by the manager.