On the eve of the official visit of President of Ukraine Viktor Yanukovych to the Republic of Turkey on 8 October 2013, Vice President of the Ukrainian Chamber of Commerce and Industry Viktor Yanovskiy and a member of the Board of the Union of Chambers and Commodity Exchanges of Turkey (TOBB), Chair of Ankara Commodity Exchange Faik Yavuz held a business forum in the format of round table at TOBB. In the framework of this event, the Ukrainian side presented export and investment potential of Ukraine, showed potential of the Dnipropetrovsk region and the agricultural sector of Donetsk region. Also, representatives of business circles of Ukraine and the Republic of Turkey held bilateral negotiations.
The sides signed the Memorandum on Cooperation between the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Crimea and Eskişehir Chamber of Commerce. The above-mentioned Memorandum provides for deepening of interregional economic cooperation and facilitating establishment of industrial parks in Crimea by the Turkish Side.