Using of ProZorro e-system of public procurement instead of paper tenders saved 8 billion UAH for the budget in 2016.
Maxym Nefiodov, the First Economic Development Deputy Minister, acknowledged this at the international conference.
Also, according to Mr. Nefiodov, the statistics component bi.prozorro.org was renewed in 2016 to enable better monitoring. Also, the fourth training course for the tenderers was launched. Next year, the customers will have an opportunity to transfer partly their operations to the central procuring organizations. Those will help to the less experienced clients in procurement issues. Mr. Nefiodov added that an innovative IT-company is under development to start operation within the state agency “ProZorro”. It will entry into markets of other countries.
Previously, the saved funds of the state through the use of “ProZorro” in 2016 were estimated as 5 billion UAH.