Ukraine needs full-fledged commodity exchanges to promote economic development, Prime Minister of Ukraine Denys Shmyhal has said.
He wrote about this on Telegram after a meeting with representatives of the National Commission on Securities and Stock Market, ministries and departments, an Ukrinform correspondent reports.
"After signing the memorandum on the creation of a stock market in Ukraine, we discussed the next important step – the launch of full-fledged commodity exchanges in Ukraine," Shmyhal wrote.
As reported, on June 8, Prime Minister of Ukraine Denys Shmyhal took part in the signing of a memorandum of understanding between the Government of Ukraine, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, the American Chamber of Commerce, and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) in the field of national stock exchange trade in capital and organized commodity markets.
The PM also said that along with the capital market, Ukraine is launching commodity markets, setting ambitious goals to become one of the leaders in Europe in the field of trade in goods.