Ukroboronprom began creating program for development of defense industry. Focus - needs of Ukraine’s Armed Forces

site.Date publish: 04.05.2022

Ukroboronprom State Concern, together with government authorities, the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, MPs and the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, has begun work on creating a Program for Defense Industry Development. Drawing-up of a plan of measures for country’s post-war development is a key task of the National Council for the Recovery of Ukraine from the Consequences of the War, established by Volodymyr Zelenskyy in the Presidential Decree on April 21, 2022.

Together with foreign arms manufacturers, State Concern is already working to establish service and repair centers for the basic nomenclature of hardware to be supplied to Ukraine, and in future — set up a licensed production of new weapons and hardware for the Armed Forces of Ukraine.

«The program of development of Ukraine’s defense industry is based on the rearmament of the Armed Forces with the latest weapons. Thus, the defense-industrial complex should become the core in the developed economy of Ukraine», —  the General Director of Ukroboronprom Yuriy Husyev emphasizes.