The government has expanded the list of critical imports, including agricultural machinery, spare parts, and equipment for agricultural work. These are tractors, agricultural machinery, trucks, tractors, sprayers, irrigation equipment, seeders, all tillage equipment, tanks and more.
This was announced by the Minister of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine Roman Leshchenko on his Facebook page.
According to him, on the first day of the war, the Cabinet of Ministers approved a list of critical imports by Resolution №153 to ensure an uninterrupted supply of food, as well as all goods needed to prepare for spring field work.
Since then, this list has been updated 11 times so that the National Bank can ensure the constant implementation of cross-border foreign currency payments for transactions of import of goods.
He adds that at the same time, critical groups of goods for the needs of agricultural producers were added to the list. During the last update, the Government included in the list necessary for farmers agricultural machinery and spare parts, equipment for agricultural work (tractors, agricultural machinery, trucks, tractors, sprayers, irrigation equipment, drills, all tillage equipment, tanks), fertilizers, preparations, etc.
“The task of the Ministry of Agrarian Policy is to ensure uninterrupted supplies to Ukraine of all positions that guarantee food security to Ukrainians. And we work on it every day. We are approaching our Victory, which will surely be ours, “the Minister concluded.