Export volumes of Ukrainian products increased by 17.5% – State Statistics Service
According to the data of the State Statistics Service of Ukraine, the export volumes of production of mining and processing industry in Ukraine for the year increased in general to the tune of 20.1%, while the export turnover grew by 17.5%,
Thus, annual growth of turnover in the extraction of coal and brown coal is 30%, extraction of oil and gas – 12.5%, extraction of metal ores – 50%. In processing, the most positive dynamics of turnover was observed in the manufacture of textiles and clothing (37.5%), chemical products (32.1%), metallurgy and machine building (21.9% and 21.5% respectively).
In geographical terms, the fifth part (19.5%) of turnover was formed by enterprises of the Dnipropetrovsk region. Among the leading ones are Vinnytsia, Donetsk, Zaporizhia, Kyiv, Lviv, Poltava, Kharkiv regions and the city of Kyiv.