Deliveries of Russian products to Ukraine will not suffer in case of introduction of mirrored measures, Ukraine has long ceased to be a major partner, said the assistant head of the Rosselkhoznadzor Alexei Alekseenko.
MOSCOW, November 23. Russian suppliers will not have problems in case of introduction of Ukraine from January 1, mirrored the response to the Russian food embargo, said on Monday to journalists by the assistant to the head of the Rosselkhoznadzor Alexei Alekseenko.
“Our deliveries to Ukraine will not suffer (from the introduction of mirror measures — ed.), Ukraine has long ceased to be our major partner, unfortunately”, — said Alekseenko.
Prime Minister of Ukraine Arseniy Yatsenyuk on Monday said that Ukraine mirror will respond to the introduction of Russia from January 1 of the food embargo.
The Russian ban on the import of Ukrainian food, and as normal trade (now the considerable part of goods shipped from Ukraine to Russia duty-free), will come into force in the case of the Kyiv economic part of the Association agreement with the EU or January 1, 2016, if trilateral negotiations with participation of the Russian Federation will not remove Russia’s concerns in connection with the establishment of a free trade area (FTA) between Ukraine and the EU.