The prime minister - the minister of Ukraine Yulia TYMOSHENKO criticizes a number of areas for considerable decrease in industrial production following the results of 2008.
As the correspondent of the UNIAN reports, she declared it today at meeting with governors and mayors of the regional cities.
Yu. Tymoshenko emphasized that the champion on decrease in growth rates of industrial production became Ivano - Frankovsky area with an indicator of 21,5% while the Ternopol area which is nearby, showed increase in production at the level of 10,4%.
Proceeding from it, the prime minister - the minister draws a conclusion that such indicators directly depend on quality of work of local government.
She called governors and mayors of the cities of Ivano - Frankovsky area, and also Poltava in which decrease in rates of industrial production too is noted, immediately to take measures for situation change.
As reported the UNIAN, according to Goskomstat, in Ukraine recession of industrial production in December, 2008, in comparison with December, 2007, I made 26,6%, in January - December, 2008 against the similar period of 2007 recession at the level of 3,1% is recorded. Inflation in Ukraine for 2008 made 22,3%, in December - 2,1%.
In December, 2008 against November, 2008 recession for 15,2% is recorded.