Prime Minister of Ukraine Vladimir Groisman declared their intention to increase financing of the program of partial compensation of cost of the Ukrainian agricultural machinery to 1 billion UAH in 2018.

As reports on Saturday a press-service of the Cabinet of Ministers, the government’s program of getting 20% of compensation of cost of agricultural machinery and equipment of Ukrainian production should be an effective mechanism of aid to farmers who will attempt to renew your fleet of equipment, and manufacturers that spetsializiruyutsya on agricultural engineering.

According to operational information of the government, the first transaction under the program will be issued soon.

“(Partial compensation of costs of agricultural machinery].) this year allocated UAH 550 million. And this is only the beginning of a large-scale program of support of domestic producer of agricultural equipment. Next year the initiative will be continued, and funding increased . The appropriation will reach 1 billion UAH”, – quotes words of the Prime Minister press-service of the Cabinet.

V. Hroisman stressed that interested in the fact that Ukrainian plants produced competitive products and expanded its production, and the Ukrainians – were employed.