In Canada, the launch of the free trade agreement with Ukraine is considered a priority

Start effective free trade with Ukraine is a priority for the Ministry of international trade of Canada.

This was told by the special assistant to the Minister of international trade of Canada Marc-andré Puri, writes UKRINFORM.

“We are very pleased that she will enter into force very soon,” said Puri.

He added that the Minister will advance in its work of canadian-Ukrainian interests.

Videopremiere of Canada Justin Trudeau in Kiev met with the honors orchestra


July 11, 2016, 13:21

The Ministry of economic development and trade of Ukraine

The free trade agreement between Canada and Ukraine was signed on 11 July last year during the visit of Justin Trudeau in Kiev. It comes into effect on 1 August this year. After that Canada will immediately abolish tariffs on 99.9% of Ukrainian imports. Ukraine also canceled 86% duties on imports from Canada, in the 7 years leading customs policy parity.