Deputy Minister: Ukraine wants to challenge the limits of the Russian Federation in mechanical engineering

Deputy Minister: Ukraine wants to challenge the limits of the Russian Federation in mechanical engineering


Deputy Minister of economic development and trade of Ukraine Nataliya Mykolska noted that Russia since 2013 ceased to be for Ukraine a predictable trading partner.

ASTANA, 9 Oct. Ukraine wants to appeal at the international level, limits which Russia allegedly poses to her in the field of car building and engineering, said Friday the Deputy Minister of economic development and trade of Ukraine Nataliya Mykolska.

“We are ready to work and trade with a predictable trading partners. Unfortunately, Russia 2013 ceased to be for Ukraine a predictable trading partner. Big problems develop in the field of car building and engineering. In our view, this is unreasonable and contrary to the rules of the WTO (world trade organization — ed.) and we soon will these restrictions be challenged at the international level”, — quotes Agency “news-Kazakhstan” the words of Gaina, she said in Astana during the Kazakhstan-Ukrainian business forum within the visit the head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko in the Kazakhstan.

Relations between Kiev and Moscow soured after the change of power in Ukraine in February of last year. Kiev accuses Moscow of meddling in internal Affairs. The Russian Federation has repeatedly stated that it is not a party to domestic conflict, support of militias and does not send in the Donbass troops. Kiev continues to accuse Russia of “military aggression” and declares certain units of the armed forces of the Russian Federation in the East of Ukraine, while international observers during regular inspections never found any undeclared military activities.