During a working visit to Turkey, President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko met with President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev.
The Heads of State noted with satisfaction the intensification of the Ukrainian-Azerbaijani dialogue at all levels, as well as the effective work of the bilateral mechanisms of sectoral cooperation.
In the context of preparation for the next meeting of the Joint Intergovernmental Ukrainian-Azerbaijani Commission on Economic Cooperation in Kyiv, a significant increase in trade volumes between the two countries following the results of last year was noted.
President of Azerbaijan invited Ukraine to participate in the Southern Gas Corridor project.
Ilham Aliyev expressed gratitude to the Head of the Ukrainian State for creating favorable conditions for the opening of the Trade House of Azerbaijan in Kiev.
Particular attention was paid to further deepening interaction in the energy sector.
The readiness of the parties for further development of mutually beneficial relations in the trilateral Ukraine-Azerbaijan-Turkey format was confirmed.
The Heads of State emphasized the mutual unchanging support of the sovereignty and territorial integrity of both countries. The parties exchanged views on the preparation of the 6th Meeting of the Council of Presidents of Ukraine and Azerbaijan in the framework of the planned official visit of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan to Ukraine.