Budget-2017 envisages UAH 3 billion on subsidies to farmers
the Draft budget for 2017, which is prepared for consideration by the Parliament, envisages allocation of state support for agricultural enterprises, UAH 5.5 billion or 1% of GDP from total output of agricultural industry - said the head of government. Groysman.
the Allocated funds, in addition to 3 billion UAH in subsidies, yet include funding for the following programs:
- 210 mln – for development of animal husbandry,
- UAH 75 million for the development of hop growing, laying young orchards, berry fields and vineyards and care for them,
- 300 million UAH – funds for partial compensation to agricultural enterprises of interest rates on Bank loans,
- 65 million UAH – funds for lending to farmers.
. Groysman stressed once again that "for the first time in the last few years the draft budget has been developed by the government in time, and not for the New year. In it we outlined a clear development priorities of the country next year. Our goal is to bring the economy out of crisis and ensure its steady growth that will improve the level and quality of life of Ukrainian citizens."