On October 31, 2011 the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine (MFA) and 13 leading industrial holdings of Ukraine, which consists of more than 200 enterprises, have signed the Memorandum of cooperation. This agreement appeared as a result of the second session of the Council of Exporters under the MFA of Ukraine.
This document assumes support to entrepreneurs from the government in the matters such as: providing information, organization of events and negotiations, visiting of other countries, and also lobbying for their interests abroad.
It is supposed that the Memorandum will help most of the companies to enter international markets and increase their export volumes. In turn, the companies will promote foreign investment to Ukraine.
The second session was attended by the following companies: PJSC Smart-holding, Investment and Development Ltd., Industrial Group UPEC, PJSC Privatbank, SlavAG Group, EastOne Group, Group DF, Ferrepo pls, Continium Group, JSC SCM, Universal Investment Group, Financial Industrial Group ALTCOM, TAS Group, PJSC Donetsk Iron and Steel Works.