Yesterday, July 30, the Makarov Southern Machine-Building Plant (YUZHMASH) was visited by the Vice Prime Minister - Minister for Strategic Industries of Ukraine Oleg Urusky, accompanied by the Chairman of the State Space Agency of Ukraine Vladimir Usov and People's Deputy of Ukraine Oleg Voronko.
The guests got acquainted with the production facilities of the enterprise. During a visit to the main assembly shop, General Director Sergei Voit presented samples of rocket and space technology to the guests. During the visit, a meeting was held with the management of Yuzhmash of the current state of affairs at the enterprise. There was also a presentation of new promising projects.
The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine created the Ministry for Strategic Industries of Ukraine. The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine on July 16 appointed Oleg Urusky as Vice Prime Minister - Minister for Strategic Industries of Ukraine. According to Oleg Urusky, the ministry will be responsible for "the formation and provision, implementation of state industrial policy in the development of strategic industries."