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Economic development of Ukraine Part 3. Military-industrial complex of Ukraine

After the breakup of the USSR, Ukraine inherited a strong science and technology base of the Soviet military-industrial complex’s potential. Ukraine received approximately 2,000 enterprises and organizations where over 700,000 workers were employed.  Some USSR defence industry enterprises have always been, and continue to be, the largest players of the industry. These include the state enterprise "Production Association Yuzhny Machine-Building Plant named after A.M. Makarov" (YUZHMASH), a leader...