Adapting of the economy to the European standards to widen export opportunities of Ukraine
Adoption of the draft law "On Standardization", prepared by the Ministry of Economical Development and Trade of Ukraine, imposing the European approaches in the field of standardization, will allow to Ukrainian commodity producers to use of its export potential in full measure, declared Pavlo Sheremeta, Minister of Economical Development.
He stressed that transition of the Ukrainian economy to the European standards is not the requirement of the EU, but only the logical step to expand the export potential of the country.
According to the Minister, the reporting draft law provides some departure from the industry standards. At the same time, the corporate standards of companies as well as some national ones will still remain, in order to fix the level of quality, which will be required.
P.Sheremeta explained that imposition of self determination in observance of the standards is one of the innovations of the document. So, the entrepreneurs will make their own decision - to use or not these or other standards.
According to the Minister, transition to the new standards will not increase the cost of commodities, but can definitely improve its qualitative indices.
You should be authorized to post comment
Ukraine harvested over 17 mln tonnes of grains - Ministry of Agrarian Policy
Ukraine: in January-May, the foreign trade deficit in goods increased - State Statistics Service
In the first half of 2017, Ukraine increased the production of flour and sunflower oil - State Statistics Service
Ukraine: in the third week of July, the seaports increased grain export volumes
Syngenta - General sponsor of the conference "High-oleic market: from niche to market segment"
In 2016/17 MY, Ukraine increased the imports of high-oleic sunflower seeds - APK-Inform
In 2016/17 MY, Ukraine doubled the exports of peas
July 21, 17:00