"The average daily customs revenues: 1.33 billion hryvnia in June 2018; 1.76 billion hryvnia in October 2018. In fact, the budget receives extra 400 million hryvnia (about $14,286,000) on a daily basis," Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Hroisman wrote on social media, Censor.NET reports.
He recalled that the Cabinet of Ministers launched a new phase of the anti-smuggling campaign in June. A dozen schemes that are most often used by smugglers have been unveiled since then.
"They have been pocketing tens of billions of hryvnia of public funds," the official stressed.