Europe has approved trade preferences for Kiev

В Европе одобрили торговые преференции для Киева

The Session Of The European Parliament

Preference should come into force in September.

The European Parliament supported the decision to impose temporary trade preferences for Ukraine. This was reported by the correspondent of Radio Liberty in Brussels Rikard Jozwiak in his Twitter on Tuesday, July 4.

“The European Parliament voted for the temporary trade preferences for Ukraine. They are expected to come into force in September,” – said the journalist.

The decision was supported 566 MEPs voted against the 96 parliamentarians. The European Parliament adopted today the decision should be approved by the EU Council.

Trade preferences will be introduced for three years as a Supplement to the agreement on free trade Zone between Ukraine and the European Union.

Expected that the new quotas, Ukraine will be able to increase the volume of trade with the EU, an additional nearly $ 200 million.

We will remind, under the agreement, quotas for tomatoes, wheat, corn, and honey will be increased, but not to the extent as earlier proposed by the European Commission, the urea from the proposals excluded.