Rakhmanov: substitution in USC will not require additional investments
The import substitution program in the USC will not require additional state payment, said on Wednesday the head of the Russian state-owned United shipbuilding Corporation Alexey Rakhmanov.
" All major decisions on the financing of the import substitution program adopted additional measures of state support, we do not need, " said Rakhmanov at a press conference on the occasion of 100 days from the time of entry into the position of head of USC.
USC fell to the sanctions list USA in July 2014. Punishment the United States is relatively USC suggest freezing of its assets in the country and the prohibition of the U.S. legal entities and citizens on All operations with it.
As before said Rakhmanov, the Corporation is not experiencing issues with the lack of foreign customers and continues to make payments in euros or in another alternative currency that is acceptable to the customer.
USC and its subsidiaries are the executor 95% of the contracts of the Russian Federation on the production and delivery of naval equipment and services through its comprehensive service for foreign customers, including the construction of parts of the body airborne helicopter ship-docks for the Ministry of defence of the Russian Federation. The state occupies the most significant place in the portfolio of applications USC.
The US and EU do not recognize the annexation of Crimea to Russia and accused Moscow of interfering in Ukraine. Russia denies it and calls the accusations are unacceptable. Western countries since March has repeatedly imposed punishment on a number of Russian politicians, businessmen and organizations and threatened to make wider restrictive measures. The last case of the use of such practices began in September punishment.
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The President of the Russian Federation centuries Putin on 6 August on the individual to ensure safety. The import of a number of items from countries that have imposed penalties on the Russian capital, limited to year. In the corresponding list includes beef, pork, fruits, poultry, cheeses and dairy products, nuts, and other products. A complete list of prohibited importation into the Russian Federation of products -