KP "Kirovgeologiya" because of insufficient financing from the government budget postpones search of diamond fields to the 4th quarter 2020. It was declared by the CEO of KP "Kirovgeologiya" Vitalii Nelha following the results of a field meeting of Scientific and technical council of Public service of geology and a subsoil of Ukraine which took place in KP "Kirovgeologiya".
"Considered the question of distribution of means connected with changes in the Government budget of Ukrana on financing in 2016 according to the budget program" Development of mineral resources".
Unfortunately, because of reduction of the budget a number of the state enterprises it was forced to postpone or transfer works. It is a pity that KP "Kirovgeologiya" also forced to delay searches of diamond fields within Kirovohrad, Zelenogaysky and other sites of the Kirovohrad block on the area of 175 square kilometers. Now completion of these works it is postponed for the 4th quarter 2020", - Vitalii Nelha on the page on Facebook wrote. .
According to him, it not only will slow down researches on diamond content of this territory and creation of own diamond source of raw materials of Ukraine, but also will entail social tension among group of the first-class specialists who at us remained not so much for today. "Every year because of insufficient financing of the industry loses the best personnel. It cannot be allowed. Therefore the next year to submit the relevant proposals on forming of the target programs directed to increase in exploration and production of strategic minerals. Our task - to keep the industry and our specialists as search of fields of different minerals is extremely important for economic development of Ukraine", - Vitalii Nelha noted.