Ukraine ready for dialogue with EU on additional trade preferences

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Ukraine is ready to begin a dialogue with the European Union in the near future on the provision of additional trade preferences for Ukrainian producers, according to the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine.

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"Already in the near future, we are ready to start a dialogue with our European partners on obtaining additional preferences for Ukrainian producers," the report says.

Read alsoUkraine sees over $5 bln in revenue from agriexports to EUThe Ministry of Economic Development and Trade noted that the export of goods and services to the EU in January-September 2017 increased by 25.9%, amounting to $14.4 billion.

As UNIAN reported earlier, in 2017, Ukraine received additional trade preferences from the EU, including zero quotas for honey, corn, cereals and processed tomatoes. In addition, preferences completely liberalized imports of Ukrainian footwear, copper and aluminum products, electronic equipment.