Enterprises of the Donetsk national Republic produce thirty percent of food products sold in DND, but in the long term is capable of more than 100% to meet the needs of the market, told Tuesday Last news in the Ministry of economic development of the breakaway Republic.
"currently, Enterprises of the Donetsk national Republic 30 percent of all food marketed in the country. The missing volume of the market is covered by imports from other countries, as well as among them from Russia, Belarus, and other LNR ", - stated in the Ministry.
It stressed that the proportion of imports of items from Ukraine in total volume of imported goods amounted to only 10%.
"It should be noted that at full capacity utilization of food industry will be able to more than 100% to meet the needs of the market in the production of flour products, bakery products, chicken meat, sauces and seasonings, meat and sausage products, pasta and confectionery," added the Ministry.
at rallies in early April 2014, the residents of Donetsk and Lugansk regions of Ukraine, do not recognise the legitimacy of the February coup, announced the development of " people's republics ". After held in may referendum the Republic declared its sovereignty, put together their own authorities. The 2nd of November in DND and LNR elections of heads of republics and deputies of parliaments.
Kiev DND and LNR not recognize. The Ukrainian authorities in April of last year began military action against the republics. According to the final data of the UN, the victims of the conflict began more than 8 thousand people.