The economic crisis seems to have hit bottom. Even through, our outlook is not especially optimistic. The revival of metal prices will not necessarily revive the pre-crisis good life in Ukraine. It is high time for the authorities to start thinking about a new growth model for the country. However, the authorities just sit around waiting for the supposedly “inevitable” return of pre-crisis prosperity. The full report could be obtained through subscription at Global Source (www.globalsourcepartners.com). Trial access is available.