Trump announced the suspension of the trade preferences the United States to Ukraine

US President, Donald trump has decided to temporarily stop providing Ukraine trade preferences for certain products. Corresponding letter published on the White house website on December 22, he sent to Congress.

«After consideration of the criteria… about the extent to which the appointed recipient country provides adequate and effective protection of intellectual property, I determined the expediency of suspending duty-free regime,» – said in a letter to the American President.

According to trump, Kiev performs insufficient protection of intellectual property rights.

The regime of free trade, which it is, functioning in the framework of the General system of trade preferences (GSP).

According to GSP, existing primarily for the poor and developing countries, some products of them are not subject to taxation in the United States.

As noted on the website of the United States trade representative, the duty-free regime is applied to 3 thousand 500 kinds of products from Ukraine.




Trump announced the suspension of the trade preferences the United States to Ukraine 23.12.2017

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