The government plans to cover the needs of the army with the help of Ukrainian light industry

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The Cabinet of Ministers plans to strengthen cooperation with the light industry of Ukraine
promvest.info

The government sets the task of establishing permanent cooperation with the domestic light industry.



According to the expertise of Ukrlegprom, the capacities of Ukrainian production of finished products make it possible to meet the needs of the Armed Forces of Ukraine by 70-80%, and for some items - by 100%.

The Cabinet of Ministers plans to increase cooperation with the Ukrainian light industry, which switched to meeting the needs of the Ukrainian military from the first days of the war. This was discussed during the meeting of the First Vice Prime Minister - Minister of Economy of Ukraine Yulia Sviridenko with members of the Association of Light Industry Enterprises.

At the meetings of the open discussion of the board of the association "Ukrlegprom," they discussed the issue of state orders to meet the needs of the Armed Forces of Ukraine with domestic products.

The state budget of Ukraine for the next year is the budget of a warring country. Therefore, the government is cooperating with a business that provides for the needs of the Armed Forces of Ukraine and other defense departments. In particular, with the domestic light industry, - Minister Sviridenko noted.

The task of the government today is to establish permanent cooperation, ensure planning for the medium and long term, and support enterprises in this industry.

The First Deputy Prime Minister stressed that most government orders should remain within the country. And also that, support for small and medium-sized businesses remains a priority, and more than 60% of light industry enterprises are micro-enterprises, 25% are small, and 12% are medium-sized.

The solution to the problem of medium- and long-term planning of promvest.info, taking into account relatively long technological processes of production, will make it possible to establish the process of sustainable provision of defense departments with domestic products, the Ministry of Economy added.

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