Putin urged to rely on the Russian industrial base for national projects

© RIA Novosti / Sergey Mamontovaya in Photobacterium of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin. Archival photoPutin urged to rely on the Russian industrial base for national projects© RIA Novosti / Sergey Mamontovaya the image Bank

Russia needs to rely on their own technological and industrial base in the implementation of national projects, stated Russian President Vladimir Putin.

«Solving the problems of development, the need to attract technology specialists, to build chains — in short, to use all that is best in the world. However, it is clear that to move forward we must first, relying on its own technology, personnel, production base,» — said Putin at a meeting of the Council for strategic development and national projects.

The head of state explained that «the necessary technology and equipment, the software necessary to create in Russia, wherever possible, to ensure a high level of localization».

However, he said that we need to be part of the global system and to «make our money work for the country, inside the country».

«You need to create backlogs that exist in the military-industrial complex, we repeatedly talked about this, to increase the output of civilian products by enterprises of the defense industry,» — said Putin.