The President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko announced the allocation of 300+ million UAH for the purchase of the newest battle tanks "Oplot" for the Armed Forces of Ukraine. This was stated by the Head of the State at UOP SE “Lviv Armored Plant”.
"The lion’s share of the money will be used to purchase weaponry, so that our soldiers can effectively fight. 300+ million hryvnias will be used to purchase modernized tanks "Oplot", – said Petro Poroshenko.
He added that the first battalions should be equipped with the latest and most advanced tanks, and today we have every opportunity for this.
UKROBORONPROM can manufacture the best domestic tanks "Oplot" for the Armed Forces of Ukraine – the mass production of this equipment is well-established"- said Roman Romanov, Director General of the Defense Industry Association.
Today the SC "UkrOboronProm" is implementing the contract for the supply of Ukrainian battle tanks "Oplot" to the Kingdom of Thailand. It will be fulfilled in accordance with all the arrangements provided. The enterprise-executor of this order and producer the battle tanks "Oplot" is UOP SE “Malyshev Plant”.