Ukraine joined the agreement during the world trade organization (WTO) on government procurement (Agreement on Government Procurement, GPA) that will enable Ukrainian entrepreneurs to participate in public procurement abroad, said Deputy Minister of economic development and trade of Ukraine Maksim Nefedov.
"Ukrainian application to join the GPA (Agreement on public procurement) was unanimously approved by the parties to the contract. The path, which started in 2011, has finally come to a successful end. It is definitely a diplomatic victory for Ukraine, accession to podagraria in the WTO, which offers mutual market access for public procurement, " he wrote on his page in Nefedov.
according to his statement, for the state It is economically profitable, as the market and so for many years open to foreigners." anyway, even if this were the case, foreign organizations have the ability to afford to open in Ukraine branches and to work through them, " drew attention Nefedov.
He also said that the markets of other countries for Ukrainian producers closed - and it was hard to expect that the average Ukrainian company may open a branch in New Zealand or Norway. In addition, Nefedov has noticed that accession to the agreement does not require the entry of changes into the law of the land.