To match the level of investment from Poland, Ukraine needs to attract $ 200 billion – MP

Чтобы сравняться по уровню инвестиций с Польшей, Украине нужно привлечь 200 миллиардов долларов - депутат

If Ukraine will continue to develop at the same pace, then the level of investment inflows into the country, we will be able to catch up with Poland only after 100 years.

Comments about this correspondent of ГолосUA said the people’s Deputy of Ukraine Victor Galasyuk.

“Investment hunger is one of the problems, which causes underdevelopment, poverty, mass emigration, unemployment, and dependence on IMF loans,” – said the Deputy.

According to V. Galasyuk, the overall inflow of foreign direct investment in Ukraine is about $ 2 billion.

“In our country to align with the level of investment per capita, for example, Poland needs to attract $ 200 billion. That is, if Poland us wait in place, and we will go as fast as the government is leading the country today, we need a hundred years to catch up with this country,” he said.

We will remind, last year the net inflow of foreign direct investment in Ukraine amounted to $ 2.4 billion, which is 7.7% less compared to the 2017 year.

“The net inflow of foreign direct investment in Ukraine amounted to USD 2.4 billion. USA ($2.6 billion. USA in 2017)”, – reported in the NBU.

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