• Bloomberg


Japan has agreed to buy greenhouse-gas emission allowances from Ukraine to reach a target set under the Kyoto Protocol.

Details of the contract, including volumes and prices, will be determined through negotiations, the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry said in a statement late Monday. Japan is now holding talks with the Czech Republic and Poland to make similar contracts, it said.

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