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  • Dmytro Kuleba: Ukraine should become a true guarantor of global food security
    Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine, posted 07 July 2020 13:49

    On July 7, 2020, the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Ukraine Dmytro Kuleba held an online working meeting with representatives of the agricultural and food industries of Kherson region. In the event were also participating head of Kherson Regional State Administration Yurii Gusev and the Deputy Minister of Economic Development, Trade and Agriculture of Ukraine, Trade Representative of Ukraine Taras Kachka.

    The meeting concerned the development of arrangements following a round table with the participation of the President of Ukraine and heads of agricultural enterprises and farms of Kherson region (Kherson, June 26, 2020) within the framework of creating of an effective system of support for entities of Ukraine engaged in foreign economic activities and promotion of domestic goods and services in foreign markets.

    Representatives of almost 20 production enterprises of the region took part in the discussion.

    The participants discussed the possibilities of assisting businesses in passing the procedures of certification and recognition of Ukrainian products in the markets of other countries, solving logistics problems and liberalization of customs rules.

    "We are striving to build an effective working dialogue with business. Our objective is to create a system of interaction in which Ukrainian exporters will be heard and will be able to get real help," the Foreign Minister stressed.

    The Minister reminded of the reloading of the Exporters and Investors Council within the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine as an effective platform serving the basis for further interaction with business.

    "Our common goal is not just to export more, but to turn Ukraine into a real guarantor of global food security," Dmytro Kuleba stressed.

    The participants welcomed the Minister's initiative to continue to hold meetings in such a format as an effective means of maintaining a dialogue with the regions in order to promote the interests of domestic exporters in foreign markets.

    "Our common goal is not just to export more, but to turn Ukraine into a real guarantor of global food security," Dmytro Kuleba stressed.

    The participants welcomed the Minister's initiative to continue to hold meetings in such a format as an effective means of maintaining a dialogue with the regions in order to promote the interests of domestic exporters in foreign markets.