Powers of the Ministry of Industrial Policy of Ukraine transferred to Ministry of Economic Development
The Cabinet of Ukraine approved the transfer functions of the liquidated Industrial Policy of Ukraine (Ministry of Industrial Policy) other government agencies - Ministry of Economic Development (Ministry of Economic Development and Trade). This information is obtained from the agency UNIAN.
Now the Ministry of Economic Development of Ukraine will be responsible not only for the economy and trade in Ukraine in general, but also for the development of the industrial sector. In particular, it should begin to engage in the management of industrial sphere, implementation of its modernization program, coordinating all aspects of foreign economic activity (as well as defense industry). In addition, the agency will consider and rule on anti-dumping and anti-subsidiary complaints.
Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine on its official website issued a bill that proposes to adopt at the legislative level the need for licensing billet primary processing and metallurgical processing of all kinds of scrap metal (consisting of ferrous and non-ferrous metals).
Additional explanatory note to this official document contains information such content. Government agency as a result of receiving a number of new powers consider it necessary to make certain changes to the list of licensing authorities, which shall be approved by the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine.
With the official order of the government about the transfer of powers under the Ministry of Economic Development Ministry of Industrial Policy liquidated No. 61-r of January 28, 2015 is available on the web-portal of the Verkhovna Rada.