Macedonia appealed to Ukraine completely to cancel delivery of transport permissions for the cargo carriers. The Minister of Transport of the Republic of Macedonia Mila Yanakiyevsky reported about it today, acting on Ukrainian - Macedonian business a forum in Kiev, the correspondent of RBC - Ukraine reports.
He also reported that during negotiations which took place on February 19 in Mintransport of Ukraine, representatives of Macedonia also asked the Ukrainian party to increase for Macedonia number of universal transport import licenses of production from the third countries. "It will allow to increase number of the Macedonian haulers working at the market of Ukraine", - he told.
Ukraine in 2007 increased quotas by 100% for Macedonian haulers.
He also reported that in 2009 the government of Macedonia plans to approve the construction plan of highways, 560 km long on a concession basis.
According to the minister, investments into implementation of this project will make 2,4 billion euro. "We are ready to invite the Ukrainian companies to participate in this project", - M. Yanakiyevsky told. According to him, construction of concession highways is planned to begin in 2010