Crimean defense enterprises sign contracts worth $23 mln — Russian PM

Contracts worth 1.2 billion rubles (about $23 million) were signed with Crimean defense enterprises and the volume of their contractual work will continue to grow, Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said on Monday.

Contracts worth 1.2 billion rubles (about $23 million) were signed with Crimean defense enterprises and the volume of their contractual work will continue to grow, Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said on Monday.

"Contracts worth over 1.2 billion rubles were signed. Considering that a half of the [Crimean] district’s enterprises can qualify for participation in the state defense order, the volume of contracts will grow," Medvedev said at a meeting with deputy prime ministers in Simferopol.

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