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Ukraine intends to ask the United States to extend her action in the import duties on steel and aluminum, the decree which was already signed by the American leader Donald trump. It is reported by UNN with reference to the Deputy Minister of economic development and trade of Ukraine Natalia Mykolskiy.
According to her, the Ukrainian production is not a threat to American national security. “Work hard to ensure that our iron and steel products were excluded from the scope of the US imposed protective duties” — added the Deputy Minister.
Department head Stepan kubiv noted that Ukraine and the United States are strategic partners, and the cooperation is beneficial to both parties. According to the Minister, this ground is sufficient to ensure that States made concessions on the issue of fees.
Earlier it was reported that Donald trump has signed a decree on introduction of import duties on steel and aluminum in the amount of 25 percent and 10 percent, respectively. From the effect of the decree was withdrawn, US partners on North American free trade Association. The American authorities noted that the exception may be in other countries, if they justify the rationality of such decision of the American side.
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