A regular meeting of the Joint Ukrainian–Turkish Commission on International Road Transport was held in Ankara on October 9-10, 2012. The delegation of Ukraine was headed by the Director of the Department of Road Transport of the Ministry of Infrastructure of Ukraine Dmytro PETUKHOV. The Turkish delegation was led by the Deputy Director of the Department of Road Transport of the Ministry of Transportation, Maritime Affairs and Communications of the Republic of Turkey Hüseyin YILMAZ.
During the negotiations, the Sides discussed urgent issues of the organization of cargo and passenger transportation as well as exchanged statistical data on trade and economic relations and road transportation between Ukraine and the Republic of Turkey. Besides, the Sides had a debate on liberalization of bilateral and transit transportation by the Ukrainian and Turkish carriers in the coming years.
The sides also agreed on amendments to the text of the Agreement on International Road Transportation between the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine and the Government of the Republic of Turkey dated May 30, 1994.