President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyy discussed a number of economic issues and initiatives with President of Brazil Jairus Bolsonaro during his working visit to Japan. The parties stressed that they wanted to expand trade between countries.
“Brazil is our main trading partner in Latin America. I welcome the expansion of the presence of Brazilian companies in Ukraine and Ukrainian ones in Brazil,” Volodymyr Zelenskyy said.
The President of Ukraine proposed to renew the Governmental Commission in order to agree on all positions in this direction.
“We will have a big privatization. We are presenting now a lot of projects which show that it is profitable to invest in Ukraine. I am firmly convinced that we really need to build strong relations between Ukraine and Brazil,” the Head of State emphasized.
The parties also discussed the prospects of cooperation cooperation in space activities during the meeting. The Ukrainian side suggested restarting a joint space project using the “Alcantara” cosmodrome.
In addition, Volodymyr Zelenskyy thanked Brazil for supporting Ukraine's territorial integrity and sovereignty.
Jairus Bolsonaro invited Volodymyr Zelenskyy to Brazil and agreed to his invitation to visit Ukraine next year.