The head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker at a meeting during the UN climate conference in Paris have coordinated their places yesterday, the upcoming December 1 in Brussels tripartite consultations Ukraine-EC-Russia on the implementation of the free trade zone, informs the press service Poroshenko on the first day of the week.
part of which is the provision on free trade area. Russia is concerned with the introduction from 1 January 2016 in the provisions of the FTA and fears of an influx of duty free items from the EU through Ukraine, which wants to enter the food embargo and customs duties for Ukraine on 1 January 2016.
"The leaders reiterated the immutability of consensus about the start of the action the deep and comprehensive free trade area between Ukraine and the EU from 1 January 2016, and has also coordinated their positions yesterday the final round of Ministerial trilateral consultations Ukraine-EC-Russia on the implementation of the free trade zone, which will take place on 1 December in Brussels," - said in the report.
It is noted that during the UN climate conference in Paris, the parties also discussed ways of strengthening energy security of Ukraine.
Climate UN conference opened in Paris on 30 November. According to the Elysee Palace, have confirmed their participation of the head of States and governments of 138 countries. France nourishes the hope of achieving agreement on reducing greenhouse gas emissions to prevent climate change, as well as on a task to collect 100 billion dollars a year, starting in 2020, to aid in the battle against climate change to developing countries.