For the period of ATO in Ukraine it is necessary to strengthen control over the export of scrap metal, – Taruta

На период АТО в Украине следует усилить контроль за экспортом металлолома, - Тарута

For the period of ATO in Ukraine need to enter a special mode to control the origin of the scrap metal that is exported.

The journalists said the MP Serhiy Taruta, reports news Agency “Interfax-Ukraine”.

“I have information that the ATO now actively cut into the metal of the industrial enterprise, and through Ukraine send this scrap for export. They destroy entire plants. That is why for the period of the ATO need to enter a special mode to control the origin of the scrap metal that is exported. The Commission, which will be the control implement, it is necessary to include representatives of power structures”, – said Taruta.

He stressed that it is necessary to restrict the export of ferrous scrap from Ukraine because of the shortage of this raw material can cause the suspension of production at metallurgical enterprises and the growth of social tensions in the Eastern regions of the country.

“Social stability in Mariupol and other cities where there are large metallurgical works, depends, including how loaded their production capacity. In metallurgy involved 1.2 million Ukrainian workers. Uncontrolled export from Ukraine of metal scrap, the main raw material for this industry, threatens the stable operation of the plants. This is unacceptable,” he said.

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We will remind, “Metallurgprom” and FMU urge MPs to support a bill to increase the duties on exports of scrap up to 35 Euro/ton and the lifting of restrictions on imports.

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