It defines a new format of relations between Ukraine and the EU based on „political association and economic integration“ and serves as a strategic guideline for systematic socio-economic reforms in Ukraine. (2) the intention to create close economic and political cooperation (more than just cooperation); (3) the establishment of paritary bodies for the management of cooperation, which shall be responsible for decisions binding on the Parties; 4. provide most-favoured-nation treatment; 5. ensure a privileged relationship between the EC and its partner; 6. The agricultural industry is most affected when regional farms face competition from large producers who have access to markets when tariffs fall. . . .