Ukraine has signed contracts for the export of arms worth 1.3 billion dollars

State concern «Ukroboronprom» brings together the major military-industrial enterprises in the country, in 2015 signed export contracts for the supply of weapons for $ 1.3 billion. About it today, 18 February, during the first Ukrainian investment forum on defense and security, said General Director of «Ukroboronprom» Roman Romanov, UNIAN reports.

«In 2015, we have signed export contracts for 1.3 billion dollars,» he said.

Earlier the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko said that defense enterprises of Ukraine to 2016 will be fully provided with orders production of new equipment for the Ukrainian army.

The CEO of the state concern «Ukroboronprom» reported that the loading concern is only 40%.

According to the state budget of Ukraine for 2016, funding of the defense sector of the country amounts to over 110 billion. In particular, the budgets of the defense Ministry and the interior Ministry increased by 21 per cent to 55.6 billion and 40.8 billion hryvnia hryvnia, respectively.

According to the head of the national security Council and defense Oleksandr Turchynov, in defence order for 2016 priority will be to develop and manufacture advanced missile systems, heavy artillery, howitzer, anti-aircraft defense and communications, as well as new samples of armored vehicles.


State enterprise «Management» — one of the largest companies-exporters of Ukraine as a part of Ukroboronprom. The company specializes in the export and import of advanced weapons, military goods and technologies, as well as special purpose equipment.

«Management» worked closely with domestic enterprises, scientific research centers, design bureaus, and public and private companies from more than 30 countries.

Ukraine has signed contracts for the export of arms worth 1.3 billion dollars 18.02.2016

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