Russian news agency Tass reported Potanin’s comments, made on Thursday June 6 on the sidelines of the St Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF).
Potanin and Deripaska had battled for control of the giant nickel and palladium producer, a contest that was decided in November 2018 when the London Court of Appeals ruled in Potanin’s favor
. Potanin’s firm, Interros, owns 33.8% of Nornickel while Deripaska’s UC Rusal owns 27.8%.
Deripaska had resigned as director of Rusal in May 2018 in an effort...