Putin: restrictions against Turkey in the construction sector will be expanded

Putin: restrictions against Turkey in the construction sector will be expanded


The government decided not to conclude new contracts with Turkish contractors, said Vladimir Putin. Today in the Russian construction market has about 300 Turkish companies.

MOSCOW, 25 Jan. Russia will not sign new contracts with Turkey in the construction sector, which now employs around 300 Turkish companies with contracts for 50 billion dollars, it said the President of Russia Vladimir Putin during the inter-regional forum of the popular front on Monday.

“Restrictions will be expanded in this sector. The government has decided that new contracts with Turkish contractors to enter into, and this will allow our construction sector to expand its work and will require new skilled workers”, — said the President of the Russian Federation.

He added that today in the Russian construction market has about 300 Turkish companies. “They signed contracts, approximately totaling $ 50 billion. This is a very serious figure,” — said Putin.