Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman believes that the goal for 2018 is to achieve growth of the economy 5% of GDP.

“We need high-quality economic environment, we need investments that will allow us in 2018 to rapid growth. Our goal is more than 5% of GDP. This is something achievable, something that can make our economy quite noticeable”, – said Vladimir Groisman during all-Ukrainian meeting “Strategic directions of development of engineering in Ukraine: from regional initiatives to national industrial policy” in Kharkiv on Thursday.

However, he added that the draft state budget for 2018 inherent GDP growth of 3%.

The Prime Minister stressed the importance of growth of export of Ukrainian goods. “We are continuing to work on expanding the sales market. It is very important that our machine-building complex was one of the leaders”, – said Vladimir Groisman.