soon as Russia imposes trade restrictions on Ukraine, we shall urgently, in the
same day, react with a “mirror response," said Prime Minister of Ukraine
Arseniy Yatsenyuk at a Government meeting on Wednesday, September 17.
Yatsenyuk has reminded that the European Union adopted a decision to grant an
additional transition period, “to facilitate the Ukrainian economy on
conditions of opening the market of the European Union for Ukrainian goods, and
this, according to preliminary calculations, gives extra Eur
500 million of revenues for the Ukrainian economy per annum, while Ukraine
preserves its market protected".
according to the PM, a free trade regime with “other neighboring countries of
east should remain the same we have nowadays”.
have no positive expectations from Russia. And we must be prepared to the
situation when Russia imposes any trade restrictions. I want to publicly
declare, once Russia imposes trade restrictions on Ukraine, we shall urgently,
in the same day, react with a “mirror response”, said Arseniy Yatsenyuk.