Advantages of cement concrete roads in Ukraine. Economic assessment until year 2030 (report)


The study was conducted by the think tank Ukrainian Institute for the Future in cooperation with the Association of Cement Manufacturers of Ukraine "Ukrcement".

Authors: Volodymyr Shulmeyster, Yaroslav Pylypchuk, Pavlo Kachur, Lyudmyla Kripka.

In this research there was carried out an economic assessment of the cost of cement-concrete and asphalt-concrete roads, taking into account the period of operation, there was made the calculation of macroeconomic effects, depending on the cost of imported and national raw materials, and was analyzed additional sectoral and economic effects.

The study aims to dispel the existing myths about construction of cement-concrete roads and to provide constructive proposals for strategic and tactical decisions for the introduction of cement-concrete roads in Ukraine.