Censor.NET was informed by the President's press-service that Yanukovych stated that Ukraine and Russia need to find new and efficient ways of economic cooperation after the Russian Federation joined the WTO".
"Russia is one of the main trading partners for Ukraine. We would like this process (Russia joining the WTO) to be as efficient as it can be", said Yanukovych at the meeting with Putin in Sochi.
Yanukovych noted that in the future Ukraine and Russia would do well by acquiring sale markets for high-tech fields of economics.
The President added that series of question, particularly the heavy machinery engineering, are still important for bilateral elations. I would like for us to place as much clarity into different matters as we can: what are we going to do with aircraft, machine and vessel engineering?", said Yanukovych.
On August 22 Russia became 156th member of the World Trade Organization.