Chairman of the State Geology and Subsoil Service of Ukraine Roman Opimakh and executive director of the government office UkraineInvest Sergey Tsivkach presented new investment proposals - objects with deposits of strategic and critical mineral resources.
During the press conference Roman Opimakh emphasized that the mineral and raw material base of Ukraine can almost completely satisfy the needs of the national industry, as well as contribute to the development of its export potential. "Fuel and energy and agrochemical raw materials and processed products, non-ferrous metals and coking coal are traditionally imported in significant volumes worth more than $13 billion. (2019), which places them in the category of critical minerals for Ukraine. Unfortunately, the "metals of the future" used for innovative technologies are almost not developed in Ukraine, while the demand for them around the world is growing rapidly, "- said Roman Opimakh.