BAGHDAD / morning
The government has issued decisions to support the national product and stop wastage happening in hard currency.
Saad al - Sabri , spokesman for the prime minister 's office in a statement: «The revitalization of the industrial sector and protect the national product two main axes in the government program as well as their being constitute an important part in the paper 's reform presented by Dr. Haider al - Abadi Prime Minister, specifically in the area of economic reform and out of this principle , the government and the Prime Minister has attached great importance to this subject was issued among the resolutions of the Council of Ministers are in the government endeavor to support the national industry ».
He noted that this step contributes to «provide the full opportunity of the domestic product of Iraq and the goods in filling the local market need of many products and stop wastage happening in hard currency, as it goes billions of dollars a year to cover imports of goods costs and products are unnecessary and could be replaced by local goods as supplied goods to Iraq from different origins so that the Iraqi market has become dumped imported products of poor quality are not available with the required specifications have been several measures to revive the stalled industries and stimulate other industries and enhance the level and quality of production which has taken. »
He said that to achieve this goal , it has followed the government policy is based on two tracks: I. contribute to the provision of the advancement of the national industrial sector, particularly in the field of light industry and construction industries , food industries requirements and open the doors of investment and partnership with the private sector to re - run factories stalled and self - financing Almtlkih.althani companies - effective implementation of the policy Kmarkip to limit the flow of goods from many countries towards the Iraqi market, which provides a real possibility for local industries to compete with manufactured goods in the exporting countries of Iraq , particularly in relation to the achievement of a balance between life costs Local product and the costs of other countries ' products, and in this context has been imposed or increased tariffs on many imported goods , and in varying proportions , where these fees cigarettes and materials construction , notably cement, steel and leather products, clothing, goods and electrical appliances , industrial and materials included, and these measures came in application of the law The new customs tariff in order to effectuate the law of the national product protection. »
He Hadithi said «In the same issue of promoting national industries, has approved the Council of Ministers to increase support to the General Company for Vegetable Oil Industry to twice the allotted amount so as to enable them to provide one hundred thousand tons per year of material edible oil to cover the needs of the Ministry of Commerce of this article that enter in the ration and an amount of about 40 billion dinars. »
Stressing that «will contribute to the rehabilitation of the production of liquid oils and detergents lines, and achieve significant progress towards reaching food security, as the company will make it possible to pay its employees ' salaries at rates rising and raising the burden on the state budget, and will provide new jobs and run the surplus numbers of company employees, as well as to activate vegetable oils and industries associated liquids, powders and cleaning materials industry, and will stimulate the peasants to return to the oilseed production and the establishment of extraction and the era of oil and production industries of various feed needed for livestock and poultry and fish ponds sector, which will result died Spend hard currency to import these currently feed from outside Iraq and in furtherance of the measures taken to revitalize national industry , the Council of Ministers has approved the establishment of electrical industries , the company processing the Ministry of Electricity distribution transformers maximum possible amount for use in restoring stability in the liberated areas of tasks. »
In the electricity file, between it «and a confirmation of the government 's orientation to rationalize the consumption of electric power and provide better service to the citizen, the Council of Ministers approved the formation of a committee of specialists to develop mechanisms to reduce the consumption of electric power in the ministries and state institutions and to determine the quantity needed for consumption where and to develop proposals to stop waste and reduce power consumption» .
As between that «and a continuation of the government commitment to partnership with the private sector and activating investment in the field of electricity distribution continues assignment operations in the service program and the maintenance and collection , which will achieve the targets of several most important of which provide electricity for better citizen service stability and high reliability and clock as well as an end to the multiple and excesses frequent power supply and distribution network equipment, as well as adjust the fission processes uncontrolled residential units , which leads to sleep excessive electrical loads, and will lead to stop the proportion of Aldhaiat resulting from manipulation of the standards of electricity and connectivity Non - formal and up collectively to about 60 percent of the total electricity generated, as it proved the experience of the application of this program in areas that did a great success and decreased consumption rates ranging from 25 percent down to 40 percent in exchange for the enjoyment of these areas , the processing clock at a cost ranging from 10 percent for most consumers with low consumption, and about 20 percent for those with average consumption compared to what consumers pay for generators , civil, and the consumer pays for the generators of civil lump sums regardless of how he benefited from the electric common with pregnancy, in the neighborhood He pays within the investment program amount commensurate with the size of the actual consumption, not estimated as in private generators. »
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