The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine approved the concept of State program of development of roads in 2018 — 2022

The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine of 11 January approved the concept of the State target economic program of development of public roads for the years 2018-2022. About this informed the Agency «Interfax-Ukraine», which includes the text of the concept.

The estimated funding for the program is 322,6 billion, of which 176 billion UAH – at the expense of the state budget.

The goal of the program is the creation of a modern road network, which will increase the volume of traffic and to improve the investment climate.

The programme includes, in particular, the restoration and development of the road network on the route to the principle, for example, from West to East, the completion of construction of high level of readiness, strengthening cooperation with international financial organisations to raise funds, creating conditions to attract investors, the introduction of geoinformation control systems roads and more.

The authors of the project expect from the program improve the condition of 9.1 thousand km of roads, construction and reconstruction of 1 thousand km of roads, additional funds from transit road transport, reducing transportation costs.

The estimated need for labour to run the program – about 55 thousand jobs.

In March 2017, the Prime Minister of Ukraine Vladimir Groisman reported that 95% of Ukrainian roads are in terrible condition. He promised that in five to seven years the road across the country will be quality.

The head of the State Agency of highways of Ukraine («Ukravtodor») Slawomir Nowak announced on December 15 that in 2017 Ukraine repaired 2,100 km of roads, which is the highest figure over the past five years.




The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine approved the concept of State program of development of roads in 2018 — 2022 11.01.2018

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