The comment of Yuri Bubes - the President of “Electron” Concern on the bills №№3476 and 347710.06.2020
"Today, the development of national industrial policy is extremely important for our country, it is especially true of the production of modern electric vehicles.
Not every country is able to produce its own trams, trolleybuses or electric buses, but Ukraine has such potential, in particular, the enterprises of "Electron” Concern can and already produce comfortable and modern public electric vehicles, municipal vehicles of a special purpose and ambulances. We must develop such production and increase its competitiveness in relation to foreign counterparts.
Now, the Verkhovna Rada is considering draft laws developed in accordance with the best international and European practice on amendments to the Customs (№ 3477) and Tax (№ 3476) codes in terms of stimulating the production of electric vehicles in Ukraine, in particular, on the provision of temporary VAT benefits. cost and income tax. Undoubtedly, we support such an initiative, given its future impact on Ukraine's investment attractiveness, industry development and job creation”.