Kosovo minister complains over trade barriers by Serbia

Kosovo’s Minister of Trade and Industry Vesel Krasniqi met the head of the EU Office in Kosovo Tomas Szunyog.

In the meeting, Krasniqi is reported to have expressed concern over barriers Serbia is placing on products from Kosovo and urged the EU to use its authority to press Serbia into respecting agreements on the free movement of goods as part of the Central Europe Free Trade Agreement (CEFTA).

Szunyog on his part expressed commitment to continue support for Kosovo and underlined in this respect the EU funds allocated to Kosovo to help it overcome the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic.