Ukrainian Jan-Jun goods export to Canada up 76%
25.08.2017 09:17 "Agro Perspectiva" (Kyiv) —
As of this week, while sharing an interview with Interfax-Ukraine, Ukrainian Deputy Minister of Economic Development and Trade Natalia Mykolska has said within this year Jan-Jul, Ukrainian total goods export to Canada has grown to US$22.7 million, up 76.3% against last year similar, Interfax-Ukraine says referring to
Ukrainian Deputy Minister of Economic Development and Trade Natalia Mykolska report.
«The FTA agreement with Canada had begun influencing our economic relations before it entered into force. Within the first six months of 2017 exports of goods to Canada totaled US$22.7 million, up 76.3% against 2016 similar,» she said.
Also, Mykolska admitted the goods to be exported to Canada must pass certification, which differs from the European one.
As to the report, the Deputy Minister also drew attention to the fact that import of Canadian goods to Ukraine is also reviving, particularly within the sphere of pharmaceuticals and seafood, light industry goods (special clothing, garments for cold weather and work clothes).