Chairman of the State Service of Ukraine for Food Safety and Consumer Protection and Deputy US Trade Representative discussed prospects for cooperation
Chairman of the State Service of Ukraine for Food Safety and Consumer Protection Volodymyr Lapa and US Trade Representative Elizabeth Hafner (USTR) discussed the development of bilateral cooperation. The meeting was held with the participation of representatives of the US Embassy in Ukraine.
This is reported by dairynews.com.ua
The meeting was held within the framework of the forthcoming meeting of the US-Ukraine Trade and Investment Council (TIC). The parties discussed the issues of approximation of Ukrainian sanitary and phytosanitary standards with the requirements of the EU.
Representatives of the State Service of Ukraine for Food Safety and Consumer Protection informed the American side about the practical side of the application of the recently adopted law "On State Control over Compliance with Food Legislation, Feed, Animal by-products, Health and Animal Welfare".
Separate attention was paid to coordination of actions between Ukraine and the United States in the framework of international obligations of our state to the WTO.