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SOCHI, May 12. /TASS/. Russian President Vladimir Putin urged high quality for domestic products manufactured as part of the import substitution program.
"I am once again turning your attention to the necessity of providing high quality for new products, including those manufactured as part of the import substitution [program]," Putin said addressing a session on the development of the defense industrial sector.
According to the Russian president, the most important task is the scheduled implementation of the import substitution program in regard to manufacturers from Ukraine as well as from some NATO and EU member states.
"In any case with those [countries], which due to some reasons but mainly for political ones are wrapping up work with us on their own initiative," Putin said.