Today, April 3, President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has signed the Law of Ukraine “On ratification of the Agreement on free trade between Ukraine and Canada,” which was previously adopted by the Parliament.
About it reports a press-service of the President reports
It is expected that the agreement should increase trade
between the two countries and will facilitate the inflow of foreign investment in
“Since the entry into force of the Agreement Canada will open
for Ukrainian exporters 98% of their market goods that are subject
bilateral trade”, – stated in the message.
This will apply the principle of asymmetric tariff
obligations, as in Ukraine, Canada and different level of economic and
The agreement will enter into force on the first day of the second month after
obtain Canada. Note
the document was signed with the Prime Minister of Canada in July 2016.
Earlier it was reported that the Minister of foreign Affairs of Canada Christa of Friend once again confirmed that her country supports Ukraine in the fight with the Russian aggressor.