Economy Minister Oleksii Lyubchenko summed up, telling the forum:
“We are leaders in Europe in terms of the number of able-bodied people working abroad.” Looking ahead, he said: “We must replace the phrase ‘I want to leave’ with ‘I want to return.
. Top recruiting countries were: Poland, Czech Republic, Germany, Lithuania, and Latvia. The most sought after workers were: plumbers, electricians, welders, handymen, packers, seamstresses, chefs, nurses, and drivers. Last week, work.ua reported an increase by 33% in the number of job offers from Polish employers.