Vodka production can be taken out out of borders of Ukraine in case of sharp increase in tax loading. It was declared today by the chairman of the board of founders of JSC Imidzh Holding (TM "Hortitsa") Evgeny Chernyak.
E.Chernyak reminded that now the company builds alcoholic beverage plant in the 18 million Leningrad Region gave. in a year. Similar projects have also Nemiroff and "the Union - Viktan", E.Chernyak noted. "And if on us press, I don't exclude that it will be more favorable to us to transfer there all production and then to import production to Ukraine", - E.Chernyak declared.
We will remind that the government suggests to raise since January 1, 2009 an excise on vodka products with 21,5 to 27 UAH/l. The relevant bill is submitted for consideration of parliament.