Top managers of Ukrainian business are in no haste to predict the trends in the development of Ukrainian economy in 2017. Exactly about it reported the president of EEMEA Jacobs Douwe Egberts Taras Lukachuk on Thursday, January 26 on General meeting of European Business Association: Business climate in Ukraine, a global review (Ukraine’s Business Climate-Global Outlook).
According to the President EEMEA, prolonged economic crisis in the country makes the business always be prepared for different scenarios of the situation.
The economic crisis that we are witnessing the last few years in Ukraine is much worse than the crisis in 1998. Therefore, it is difficult to assume what will happen in 2017, given the unpredictability of the situation. Until we have a cautiously optimistic forecast “, – said Taras Lukachuk in an exclusive interview for LDaily.
According to him, in Ukraine, in the first place, it is necessary to reconsider the size of the salary and the cost of public utility services.
The last few years, the Ukrainians are actively throughout the save. They stopped to buy expensive equipment, go on vacation. Now they have started to save on food, giving most of its revenue for utilities. This has seriously affected the country’s economy “, – said Taras Lukachuk.
European Business Association is an organization that brings together business leaders of Ukraine. Its main goal is to offer an opportunity for top managers to make the investment climate in Ukraine more attractive with common efforts.
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