Albania to collaborate with Ukraine in agriculture

Albania to collaborate with Ukraine in agriculture

Tirana, 8 September 2015/ Independent Balkan News Agency

Minister of Agriculture, Rural Development and Administration of Waters, Edmond Panariti participated in the international forum on innovative and investing incentives which was held in the Kharkiv region in Ukraine.

Minister Panariti was the special guest of the plenary panel of the conference, where he delivered a speech.

In his address, Panariti praised the engagement of authorities in Ukraine and governor Igor Rainin to preserve peace and stability in the region and expressed his will to boost cooperation in agriculture.

“Albanian producers of fruit and vegetables are ready to export their produces in the markets of Ukraine and my presence here aims at speeding up this process by signing agreements which facilitate trade and sanitary procedures”, Panariti said.

During his stay in this region, the Albanian minister also held an official meeting with the governor of Kharkiv, Mr. Igor Rainin and other senior officials of the central administration in Ukraine.

A group of officials and agricultural businesses from Ukraine are expected to visit Albania soon in order to sign agreements in the domain of imports and experts of agricultural products between the two countries. /ibna/