The state enterprise has to be a general contractor of construction of the new ship of the class "corvette" for Naval Forces of Ukraine. Such opinion was expressed today by the minister of industrial policy of Ukraine Vladimir Novitsky during the direct telephone line of the Cabinet, answering a question of journalists.
The minister noted that the issue of the general contractor isn't resolved yet.
The Ministry of Defence of Ukraine already announced the tender for construction of the new ship of the class "corvette" which development is conducted state Scientifically - the research center of shipbuilding (city of Nikolaev).
Answering a question of journalists concerning existence of the license for production and repair voyenno - sea equipment at the enterprises which are in submission Minprompolitiki, Vladimir Novitsky noted that almost all of them own the relevant documents. Plant of 61 Communards, the Black Sea shipbuilding plant, the company "More", "Palada", "Zaliv" - practically all of them can build vessels including military, the minister added.