Olga Magaletska held a meeting with representatives of the processing industry

Olga Magaletska, Head of the Office of the National Investment Council of Ukraine have met with representatives of the processing industry of Ukraine.

The meeting was attended by representatives of the Ministry of finance of Ukraine, Ministry for Development of Economy, Trade and Agriculture, as well as representatives of Chumak company, Biosphere Corporation, Skvyrskyi grain processing factory, Confectionary “Yarych”, PRAVIO Group, ASTRA Cosmetic, UFuture, Kodimsky Juice Factory and the Ukrainian league of industrialists and entrepreneurs.

The participants of the meeting discussed the prospects for the development of the industry, current problems and suggestions for their systematic solution.

Olga Magaletskaya inquired industry representatives about what further deregulation measures should be taken to facilitate business and attract additional investments, the volumes and payback periods of investments, as well as issues of exporting products and expanding sales markets.

Representatives of the processing industry informed the head of the office about the problems that most bother the industry, namely: access of Ukrainian investors to credit resources, logistics and problems with transport infrastructure, the absence of an export credit agency, as well as issue of the state support for Ukrainian business at major world exhibitions and the possibility to create national corners, where representatives of Ukrainian business will be presented.

The Head of the Office noted that it is extremely important for the National Investment Council to know and hear the opinion of business regarding the investment and economic climate in the country: “Only a fair, constant and constructive dialogue with business can give a positive result. Together we create new opportunities and solve problematic issues. Now the Ukrainian authorities is more than ever interested in maintaining business, creating favorable conditions and attracting new investments. Office of the National Investment Council is your reliable partner and a high-level platform for dialogue and communication with the Ukrainian authorities,” Olga Magaletska emphasized.

The parties agreed to work out raised issues and to maintain the dialogue.

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