The trade turnover between Ukraine and the Czech Republic increased by 18.6% in January-November 2016.
This was discussed by Vice Prime Minister for European and Euro-Atlantic Integration Ivanna Klympush-Tsyntsadze and Agriculture Minister of the Czech Republic Marian Jurečka, the Governmental portal reports.
"The parties discussed cooperation between the two countries in the field of agriculture and welcomed the growth of trade turnover between Ukraine and the Czech Republic by 18.6% in January-November 2016 as compared to corresponding period in 2015. Jurečka said that the Czech Republic had already provided Ukraine with more than EUR 6 million in aid and assured of the intention of his state to continue to support Ukrainian reforms," the statement reads.
Klympush-Tsyntsadze thanked the Minister for this support, noting the high hopes of Ukraine for the resumption of the joint intergovernmental commission on economic, industrial and scientific-technical cooperation.