Ukraine’s foreign trade increasing was recorded.
According to the State Statistics Service, Ukraine’s exports amounted to 41.7 billion dollars in January-August 2021. On the other hand, imports amounted to 43.5 billion dollars. Exports increased by 35.6% and imports by 30.1% over the 8-month period.
China became the first country in both exports and imports, while Ukraine engaged with 231 countries in foreign trade.
The three largest countries for exports in January-August 2021:
The three largest countries for imports:
China (15% of total imports);
Ukraine sold grain and oil, metals, minerals and equipment during the eight-month period; and buying mainly fuel oil and oil, chemicals, machinery and equipment.