How far did the aims and key features of the Five year plans change in the years 1928 -41?

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How far did the aims and key features of the Five year plans change in the years 1928 -41?
The first 5 year plan : 1928-32
Gosplan set targets for each industry
Each region had one
Each factory, mine
Didn't say how they would be achieved
Unrealistic ­ had to adapt v quickly
·Machinery had been hard to find let alone repair
·Unskilled peasants were hired
·Had no knowledge of machinery
The second 5 year plan : 1933-1937
Maintained a focus of heavy industry but also strengthened other areas of the economy
Improve agricultural output- more mechanical agricultural equipment e.g. tractors
Railways & canals built between new centres of industry to ease transport of goods &
services
Consumer goods still low priority but increased ­ boots & shows impossible to obtain
`show piece' developments e.g. Moscow metro
New factories that were fully functioning
A system of wages introduced
The third 5 year plan
Changed mostly because war predicted
Focus on producing consumer goods e.g. radios
Increasing devotion to production of aircraft , tanks & weapons- by 1940 a third of gov
spending on USSR military
Output grew v little in industries- purges of skilled workers
International passports- stable workforce

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