visit of PJSC Kryukov Railway
Car Building Works, Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr
Groysman held a first field meeting of the National Industry
Development Committee of Ukraine.
is to develop a mechanism of support for the domestic Ukrainian enterprises on
the way of production of competitive goods, creating necessary added value through
using each available opportunity and resource. Proper organization,
coordination and support will enable us to obtain a very good result," said
Volodymyr Groysman on
opening the meeting.
of Government noted that was the first meeting of the National Industry
Development Committee of Ukraine that was taking place at the enterprise of the
real sector. Its main topic for discussion is the possibility of stimulating
the development of Ukrainian Railways and other machine building sector.
Groysman noted that PJSC "Ukrzaliznytsia",
a potential billion-profit enterprise, in a decade had been driven to plight. Presently
its rolling stock needs to be modernized as its depreciation makes up 80-90%.
Minister noted that the Government and the Parliament should unite efforts and
stimulate the development of machine engineering in order to find necessary
solutions. According to him, the President supports a policy of revival of the
Ukrainian industry. Such joint endeavors will definitely strengthen the
position of Ukraine both on domestic and foreign markets.
have a rather serious potential. We have technologies, necessary industrial
base to manufacture a Ukrainian product. This product is competitive in many
areas," he said, commenting on the inspection of the production facilities
of AutoKrAZ and PJSC Kryukov
Railway Car Building Works in Kremenchuk.
position is as follows: given that all conditions are equal, the Ukrainian
product has to get support in Ukraine’s domestic market, as it is manufactured
here, it creates jobs here, added value and taxes as well," stressed the