Russian shipbuilding is 70% dependent on foreign electronic component base, said head of the Department of import substitution of the United shipbuilding Corporation Alexander Navolotskaya.
"currently, about 70-75% use components and materials of construction of the Russian production. 15% of components produced in Ukraine and countries in the EU and NATO, " said Navolotskaya, reports the news Agency." There is a special area is of electronic component base and modules, where, unfortunately, the dependence on foreign components are much higher, about 70 per cent, " he said. Among other critical items subject to substitution, the Commissioner USC has allocated, for example, a gas turbine for surface ships, electrical equipment, cables, ventilation systems, motors, diesel generators. Remember, Russia has begun a broad program of import substitution after Western punishment have found a dependence of a number of major industries from imports. The head of Vladimir Putin said that the penalties helped to clear the market of the Russian Federation, which was occupied after the accession of the Russian Federation to the world trade organization in 2012. At the same time, Prime Minister Medvedev D. A. said that the Russian Federation does not attempt total total import substitution.