The Senate of Canada voted for the FTA with Ukraine

Сенат Канады проголосовал за ЗСТ с Украиной

To complete the ratification only need the signature of the Governor-General of Canada.

The Senate of Canada voted to ratify the agreement on free trade area with Ukraine. This was announced by Ukraine’s Ambassador to Canada, Andriy Shevchenko.

“The great Ukrainian day in Canada continues: the Senate just voted for the ratification of the free trade agreement with Ukraine.” – he wrote in his Twitter.

Shevchenko added that before the completion of the ratification was only the signature of the Governor-General of Canada.

The great Ukrainian day Canad triva: Senate progolosuvav things only for ratifica Please about vlnu torgul s with Ukraine! pic.twitter.com/McVltKfRM7

— Andriy Shevchenko (@AShevch) may 18, 2017

As reported Корреспондент.net, Ukraine and Canada signed an agreement on free trade zone on July 11, 2016. It will be implemented into the for seven years.

With the entry of agreements into force, Canada will immediately abolish tariffs on 99.9% of Ukrainian imports, and Ukraine, in turn, will cancel 86% duties on imports from Canada.

14 December 2016, the lower house of the Parliament of Canada ratified the agreement on FTA with Ukraine.

Ukraine has notified Canada of the completion of the ratification of the FTA

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