EU provides EUR 15 bln in aid to Ukraine in five years – EU envoy

UNIAN Information Agency | Nov 21, 2019 at 3:43 PM
  • Head of the EU Delegation to Ukraine, Ambassador Matti Maasikas says the European Union has mobilized an unprecedented package of financial support for Ukraine, worth EUR 15 billion, and it intends to continue providing aid as reforms progress.
  • The share of the European Union in Ukraine’s trade continues to grow as well.
  • The economic part of the agreement, on a deep and comprehensive free trade area (DCFTA), provides Ukraine with an opportunity to expand trade relations and economic development since it opens up new markets, contributes to harmonizing legislation, standards, and regulations in various sectors.