Groisman set a new goal for GDP growth in 2018

Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman believes that the goal for 2018 is to achieve growth of the economy in 5% of the gross domestic product (GDP) – included in the state budget-2018 rate of 3%.

“We need high-quality economic environment, we need investments that will allow us in 2018 to rapid growth. Our goal is more than 5% of GDP. This is something achievable, something that can make our economy quite noticeable”, – said the Prime Minister.


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However, he reminded that the draft state budget for 2018 inherent GDP growth of 3%. The Prime Minister also stressed the importance of the growth of export of Ukrainian goods.

“We are continuing to work on expanding the sales market. It is very important that our machine-building complex was one of the leaders,” – said Groisman.


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