Kazakhstan have agreed to
further develop relations in
trade and economic cooperation on the basis of principles and norms of the
World Trade Organization and do not apply in bilateral trade the provisions of
Annex 6 to the FTA between the CIS member states. It actually means the commitment of
the parties to abolish the artificial barriers in trade, which will lead to an
increase in trade between the countries.
have been set out in the Protocol of the twelfth session of the joint
Intergovernmental Ukrainian-Kazakh Commission for Economic Cooperation, signed
by Vice Prime Minister - Minister of Regional Development, Construction,
Housing and Utilities of Ukraine, Head of Ukrainian side of the Commission Hennadii Zubko and First Deputy
Prime Minister of Kazakhstan, Head of the Kazakh side of the Commission Bakytzhan Sagintayev.
Kazakhstan are to send delegations of experts to resolve the issue of supply to
Ukraine of Kazakh A-grade coal, to work out the issue of supply to Ukraine and
transit of crude oil via pipelines. The participants of the meeting also
agreed to study the issue of supply to Ukraine of Kazakhstan natural gas and
transit through the territory of Kazakhstan of Turkmen and Uzbek natural gas.