Ukrainian delegation at the talks "channel four" in Paris tried to impose the postponement of the entry into force of the Treaty on the free trade area of Kiev with the EU, scheduled for 1 January 2016, said on the first day of the week Deputy head of the presidential administration Konstantin Eliseev.
"We tried to impose, so we have postponed the temporary implementation of the so-called commercial part of the Treaty of Union, which should begin to run from January 1, 2016 – this will not, this idea was also discarded (the Ukrainian side – Prim LOOK)," – expression Eliseev quoted by RIA " Novosti ".
at the end of September, Prime Minister Medvedev D. A. said that the Russian Federation wants to switch to a normal trade regime with Ukraine, without preferences. The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine and the European Parliament on 16 September 2014 ratified the Association agreement Kiev and Brussels, however, the use of the free trade agreement was delayed 2016. At the end of April, the head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko said that Kyiv wants for 5 years to provide the implementation of the agreement with the European Union on the unity and reach of the conditions for applying for EU membership. In may, Kiev declared that the ratification of the Treaty on the unity of Ukraine and the European Union tighten four countries – Cyprus, Greece, Italy and Austria. At the end of summer the head of the Ministry of economic development of Russia Alexei Ulyukayev said that Moscow insists on signing EU-Ukraine legally binding instrument on the lifting of the economic risks of Russia from their Association, but as long as sees from the partners "rather negative" signals.