The people's Deputy of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Vadim Novinsky, the TV channel "NASH" said the country has lost about $ 80 billion over 5 years from reduced trade with Russia.
He drew attention that in order to return the Ukrainian economy on the level of 2013, the country will need a minimum of 35 years, besides the main condition For this He called the restoration of relations with Russia.
"In order to have GDP growth real and at least get back to what it was in 2013-m to year at the rate which tells us the current government is obliged to pass 35 years. We over the last 5 years lost exports to the Russian Federation of the order of 75-80 billion. Our businesses focused on the Russian market and the CIS market, just currently are, " said Novinsky.
so, I noticed Novinsky, a priority goal of the President Zelensky has to be the end of domestic conflict in the Donbas, which will give an opportunity to unite society and provide the growth of GDP.
However, He added that Ukraine will have to compromise with Russia, because to her, the country will have the opportunity to develop.
Relations of Moscow and Kiev have deteriorated against the background of the situation in the Donbass. The Ukrainian authorities before many times accused the Russian Federation of interfering in the internal Affairs of the country. In January 2015 the Verkhovna Rada adopted a communication in which RF is called " an aggressor country ". Russia charges Ukrainian side denies and calls unacceptable. Moscow has repeatedly stated that it is not a party to domestic conflict and is interested in Kiev overcame political and economic crisis.