On November 27, 2013 the Eighths Session of the Joint Israeli - Ukrainian Commission on Trade and Economic Cooperation was held in Jerusalem. The Ukrainian delegation was headed by the Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine Mr. K.Gryshchenko, the Israeli delegation – by the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Israel A.Liberman.
During the session the parties discussed issues of cooperation in agriculture, tourism, transportation, finance, joint scientific research. Attention has also been paid to the prospects for further negotiations on preparation for signing of the FTA between Ukraine and Israel.
The representatives of Ukrainian ministries in such spheres as transportation, finance, economics, agriculture, energy efficiency, tourism held meetings with their counterparts from the relevant Israeli authorities.
At the end of the Session a Protocol was signed.