Ukrainian trade envoy: 63 Ukrainian companies licensed to export food to EU
26.09.2017 14:11 "Agro Perspectiva" (Kyiv) —
While sharing an interview with UNIAN, Ukrainian Trade Envoy Nataliya Mykolska has told that 63 Ukrainian companies have obtained permits to export food to the EU, including 29 businesses that received export licenses after the partial application of Association Agreement provisions within 2015.
«We already have 63 Ukrainian companies that have obtained permits to export food products. At the same time, 29 companies obtained export rights after the provisional measures of the Ukraine-EU Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade Agreement were enforced,» she said.
As to her, nine companies are authorized to export poultry and meat products, while dairy products could be exported by 19 companies, fish products by 23 companies, eggs by three companies, frog legs and snails by five companies, and other foodstuffs by four companies.
Mykolska also noted that Ukrainian exporters are increasingly focusing on the European market.