Azerbaijan: number of foreign trade partners up

Some 183 countries became Azerbaijan’s foreign trade partners in January-November compared to 162 countries in the same period of 2015, the country’s State Customs Committee said in a report. According to the report, 13,244 legal entities and individuals (of them 5,226 legal entities and 8,018 individuals) were involved in the country’s foreign economic activities. Azerbaijan’s…

Ukraine to import meat and milk from Ireland

Ukraine and the Republic of Ireland have discussed the issue of possible expansion of trade and economic cooperation, in particular, with regard to imports of Irish beef, pork, milk, and dairy products to Ukraine. This has been reported by the State Service of Ukraine on Food Safety and Consumer Protection following a meeting of Chairman…

Ukraine: Canada ratifies FTA agreement

The House of Commons of Canada has supported the ratification of a free trade area (FTA) agreement with Ukraine, according to the Deputy Minister of Economic Development and Trade, Ukraine’s Trade Representative Natalia Mykolska. “The lower house of the parliament of Canada unanimously supported the ratification of the FTA agreement between Ukraine and Canada”, she…

Ukraine: sunmeal exports up in October 2016

Ukrainian sunmeal exports totaled 349.8 KMT in October against 141.5 KMT in September and 348 KMT in October 2015. In 2016/2017 (September-October), this product’s shipments to foreign markets somewhat exceeded last season’s: 491.3 KMT against 487.1 KMT a year ago. Although exports in the first two months did not reach the high registered in MY…

Ukraine: pea exports up in July-November 2016

In the first five months of the current season pea exports from Ukraine have managed to exceed last season’s potential. 252 KMT of peas were shipped for export from July through November, up by 4.5% YoY (242 KMT). Traditionally, the key importer remains India with its export share reaching 43%. Ukrainian exporters supplied roughly 108…