Successes and failures of the Third Five-Year Plan

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  • Created on: 04-05-18 15:21

Successes

  • Heavy industry continued to grow, for example, machinery and engineering
  • Defence and armaments grew rapidly as resources were diverted to them

Failures

  • Heavy industry growth was uneven and some areas did poorly
  • Steel output grew insignificantly
  • Oil production failed to meet targets and led to a fuel crisis
  • Consumer industries took a backseat
  • Many…

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