It is important for Ukraine to develop the free-trade area with Israel, as it will possibly influence the economies of both countries. This opinion was expresses by Ukrainian MP, the chairman of the interfactional parliamentary union “Ukraine-Israel Parliamentary Friendship Group” Oleksandr Feldman commenting the official visit of Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko to the Holy Land.
Mr. Feldman noted that Israel is a strategically important partner for Ukraine, and the similar steps towards rapprochement between the two countries will influence the investment attractiveness of Ukraine and help to attract additional budget revenues.
The President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has called the day of Agreement signing a historical event. “It is a historical day, because we have destroyed all barriers in our economic relations,” Mr. Poroshenko noted.
It should be reminded that on January 20-21, the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko had an official visit to Israel. Ukrainian MP Oleksandr Feldman accompanied the head of the state as a member of official delegation.