21.09.2017 19:23 "Agro Perspectiva" (Kyiv) —
As of today, within his working visit to the US, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko held a meeting with US President Donald Trump, President Petro Poroshenko Press Office reports.
As to the report, at the beginning of the meeting, the US President reminded about the recent meeting with his Ukrainian colleague within the White House. «We have achieved a significant progress after this meeting,» he said adding that despite difficulties «Ukraine is getting better everyday».
As to the report, Ukrainian President expressed condolences and solidarity with the American people over the consequences of the hurricane.
Reportedly, within the meeting, Poroshenko noted the efficiency of cooperation within the security and defense sector, as well as the improvement of economic cooperation. As to him, within the last 7 months, the trade turnover between Ukraine and US has grown 2.5 times. «This is a symbol that we are glad to see American companies on the Ukrainian market and create hundreds of thousands of jobs within Ukraine and US. This is an achievement of an efficient cooperation between our countries,» Petro Poroshenko said.
The US President added: «Business is really interested in Ukraine now, as they see a significant potential».