WASHINGTON, D.C. -- YOU ARE INVITED to a small U.S.-Ukraine Business Council (USUBC) meeting in advance of the upcoming online meeting of the Trade and Investment Council (TIC) between the U.S. & Ukraine, with Betsy Hafner, Deputy Assistant U.S. Trade Representative, on Tuesday, September 15, 2020 from 11:00 a.m. to 12 noon EST.


The meeting is for USUBC members to discuss with Betsy Hafner those barriers to market access and investment faced by U.S. companies in Ukraine that they would propose the U.S. government raise during the upcoming TIC meeting.  This is a great opportunity for USUBC members. 

Some of the issues being considered for the online TIC meeting are:  IPR: CMO regime, use of unlicensed software, enforcement; MARKET ACCESS: Access for crop protection products, Draft Media Law (#2693), draft Law #3739 (25% localization); REGULATORY REGIME: Agriculture veterinary certificates (Order #553), approximation with EU regulations; INVESTMENT ENVIRONMENT: VAT refunds, Transportation logistics, support of small businesses (GoU proposal).

RSVP - Attendance is by personal invitation only. The invitation is not transferrable.  You must register to receive your Zoom link.  The meeting will be moderated by USUBC President and CEO Morgan Williams.  A companies participation is limited to two persons. 

TO REGISTER your attendance for the USUBC online meeting, Tuesday, September 15, please click on the "REGISTER" button below and fill the form:


The link to join the online meeting will be sent to you in the confirmation e-mail after you register.

NOTE: If you have any questions about connecting to the USUBC webinar please contact Denys Jatsyshyn, USUBC Director, Corporate Relations in Kyiv at DJatsyshyn@usubc.org.