In the first half of 2014 the export of products
of Ukrainian origin to the European Union upped by USD 1.3 billion, and dropped
by $ 2.5 billion to the Russian Federation. The Prime Minister of Ukraine
Arseniy Yatsenyuk announced on Tuesday, August 19, during a meeting with
representatives of the largest agricultural producers of Ukraine in Cherkasy region in the framework of a roundtable "The
principal aspects of the Government's comprehensive package of changes to the
tax system (the Concept of reforming the tax system of Ukraine)”.
“In the first half-year we increased exports to
the European Union by USD 1.3 billion and decreased by USD 2.5 billion to Russia", - said Arseniy
It forces producers to seek ways to European
markets, the Head of Government explained.
“Of course, we lack the institutional capacity
of our government and your investment ability to advance faster to the EU
markets. Give me the answer, what do you need from us, what document should we
sign to increase your export volumes to the EU member states," - urged Arseniy
Yatsenyuk. He added in order to increase exports of agricultural products to
the markets of the EU states and create better conditions for business the representatives
of the branch should be engaged in constant dialogue with the Government.