Ukraine sharply worsened balance of foreign trade

Украина резко ухудшила сальдо внешней торговли

The negative balance of foreign trade in goods is steadily growing

The total foreign trade turnover of goods and services amounted to more than $120 billion, an increase of more than 11%.

By 2018 Ukraine worsened balance of foreign trade in goods and services, more than twice the $3 billion 325 million compared to 2017 to $5 billion 826,1 million dollars.

This is evidenced by the State statistics service, published on Thursday, February 14.

According to authorities, the overall foreign trade turnover amounted to $120 billion 062,9 million, an increase compared to the 2017 $12 billion 402,8 million, or 11.5%.

Including the volume of trade with CIS countries amounted to $24 billion 594,5 million, an increase of $1 billion, 792 million, or 17.9%, compared with 2017 year.

Украина резко ухудшила сальдо внешней торговли

Photo: SSS

Earlier Russia said the growth of foreign trade turnover with Ukraine. According to the Federal customs service of Russia, it reached $14.98 bn, compared with $of 12.86 billion.

In turn, President Petro Poroshenko says that Ukraine has for two years refused 50 thousand kinds of goods from Russia in the framework of a policy of substitution products.

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