In the security Council assessed the prospects of overcoming the consequences of the pandemic COVID-19

Overcoming the consequences of the pandemic COVID-19 even the leading economies of the world will take a long time, told journalists the assistant to the Secretary of security Council of the Russian Federation Alexander Abilene.

"The instability and uncertainty of prospects of development of the global economy, which has been observed in recent years, increased significantly. According to the forecasts of major international financial and economic organisations by the end of this year, global GDP could shrink by 4.5 to 5.5% compared to the year 2019," said Abilene.

"To overcome socio-economic impact of the pandemic in the fashion industry, even world's leading economies will take quite a long time," he added.

Recent data on the situation of COVID-19 in Russia and the world presented on the portal stopmanager.of the Russian Federation.