Shafaq News: Iraq gives Ukrainian companies privileges and benefits

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July 28, 2013, 11:28 a.m. | Ukraine abroad — by Shafaq News

Ukrainian trade with Iraq has increased to $109.06 million in 2012

Iraqi government announced on Saturday its readiness to provide benefits and privileges to Ukrainian industrial companies to work in the Iraqi market, while countries pledged to deepen bilateral economic and trade relations.

“The Iraqi government is ready to provide benefits and privileges to industrial enterprises of Ukraine to work in the Iraqi market,” Iraqi Minister of Trade, Khairallah Babiker who is visiting Ukraine now said during a meeting with Ukrainian Minister of Economic Development and Trade , Igor Prasolov, quoted by the Chinese news agency; briefed by “Shafaq News”.

‘We would like to talk on direct cooperation as we want to Ukrainian companies open offices and production facilities in Iraq,” he said.

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