In budget 2017, double the support of farmers
the Cabinet of Ministers jointly with the committees of the Parliament adopted the decision to increase the budget for the 2017 state support to the agricultural sector doubled to 10 billion hryvnia. This information Groysman announced during consideration of deputies the draft law "On state budget of Ukraine for 2017" in the first reading, reports the government website.
"We have reached with the factions and the relevant committees for agreement on what to support the agricultural sector would be allocated funds in the amount of 10 billion UAH, that is, the financing will be doubled. This will allow us to support local farmers," he said. Groysman.
the head of the government said that at the recent meeting with representatives of the Verkhovna Rada Committee on agrarian policy and land relations was emphasized "the need to pay special attention to the industry that has a tangible impact on the economic development of the country. We must do everything possible to ensure that the production of Ukrainian farmers were competitive on world markets".
Recall that 20.10.16 the Parliament of Ukraine voted for adoption of the draft budget for 2017 in the first reading.