A free trade area between Ukraine and the EU will work From January next year, and No transfers do not have the ability to speak, assured the head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko.
Exactly a year earlier, Ukraine and the European Parliament ratified the Association agreement of the EU, part of which is the provision on the free trade area. Russia expressed concern about the introduction From 1 January 2016 to the provisions of the FTA and fears of an influx of duty free items from the EU through Ukraine. Kiev and the EU are trying to reach a compromise With the Russian side.
"From January 1, 2016 we will begin a new agreement on free trade area between Ukraine and EU. No hyphenation does not have the opportunity to be considered, " wrote the head Wednesday on his page on Wednesday.
He also stressed that the Association agreement already ratified by 24 countries of the EU.
"The strong desire of Ukraine to return home to Europe cannot be stopped. One year Since the signing of the Treaty on unification of Ukraine With the EU 24 EU countries have completed the ratification process. Although it was believed that it will take more than three years ", - stressed the head of the country.