“We would like our relations to develop increasingly without any
barriers. This is our principled position,” he said at a meeting with
President of Tatarstan Rustam Minnikhanov in Kyiv on Monday.
Azarov said that in 2011 trade between Ukraine and Russia reached a
record high of $62 billion and expressed the hope that the economic and
trade relations would retain this high level in future.
During the meeting, the Ukrainian prime minister also touched on the
issue of introduction of a car recycling tax by Russia, which affected