Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade Agreement (DCFTA)
The Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade Agreement between the European Union and Ukraine allows both entities to mutually open markets for the free flow of goods and services based on predictable and enforceable trade rules. This agreement went into effect on the 1st of January 2016 allowing Ukraine unhindered access to the vast trading bloc.
Canada-Ukraine Free Trade Agreement (CUFTA)
Canada and Ukraine signed the CU Free Trade Agreement (CUFTA) on July 11, 2016. This important agreement represents a milestone in the Canada-Ukraine relationship and will create new business opportunities for both countries.
World Trade Organization (WTO) Member Nation
The WTO provides a forum for member states to resolve trade conflicts with the goal of further lowering trade tariffs and barriers. Ukraine has been a member of the World Trade Organization since May 16, 2008.
International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) Member Nation
The ICC promotes private enterprise and free trade and to represent business interests at national and international levels. Ukraine became a full member in 1998.
Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA) Member Nation
MIGA encourages flow of foreign direct investment between member countries by offering consultation, investment insurance, and negotiation on conditions for foreign investment. Ukraine became a full member in 1992.
World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) Member Nation
The WIPO is a UN specialized agency devoted to protecting literary, artistic, and scientific works. Ukraine joined the WIPO in 1970.
Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) Member Nation
The PCA was established to facilitate the settlement of international disputes. Ukraine has been a member of the Permanent Court of Arbitration since 1907.