About this stated Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal on his Facebook page.
During the meeting with the State Minister of Foreign Affairs of Japan Kiyoto Tsuji, the State Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry Kazuchika Iwata and representatives of Japanese business, Shmyhal announced the priorities for the rapid recovery of Ukraine: energy, housing, critical infrastructure, humanitarian demining and business support.
“I am grateful to the Japanese delegation for today’s mission, which will contribute to the further involvement of Japanese companies in reconstruction,” the Prime Minister emphasized.
The message states that Ukraine is interested in creating joint ventures, especially in the processing industry.
“For us, cooperation in the fields of agro-industrial complex, metalworking, mechanical engineering, critical raw materials and IT is important. Japan’s experience in post-war reconstruction can be useful for the economic recovery of Ukraine,” explained Shmyhal.
The state ministers assured that Japan’s position on supporting Ukraine will remain unchanged.
- The day before, on November 17, US President Joe Biden and Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida agreed to strengthen sanctions against Russia.