Signed free trade agreement between Israel and Ukraine

A free trade agreement was signed between Israel and Ukraine in mid-January 2019. President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko arrived on an official visit to sign the agreement in Israel.

He was accompanied by Defense Minister Stepan Poltorak, Minister of Economic Development and Trade Stepan Kubiv and other high-ranking officials and representatives.

President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko and President of Israel Reuven Rivlin at a meeting in Jerusalem on January 19 2019

During the visit, Poroshenko met with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Israeli President Reuven Rivlin, as well as Knesset Speaker Yuli Edelstein.