Ukraine: 4.3 million tons of grain exported

Ukraine since the beginning of the 2017-2018 marketing year (MY, July-June) and as of August 16 has exported 4.265 million tons of grain. According to the Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food, the country exported about 1.82 million tons of wheat, 1.44 million tons of barley, and 995,000 tons of corn. In addition, 39,200 tons…

Ukraine: development of industry’s potential to promote economic growth

Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman says that the development of industry’s potential is the basis for Ukraine’s economic growth. Groysman also noted ArcelorMittal Company as an example of large-scale infrastructure development. “At Yuzhny seaport, ArcelorMittal opened a new transshipment complex for blue re-bar. Due to record short construction terms and attracted $4.5 million in…

Ukraine: flour to be exported to South America

PJSC Agrarian Fund starts exporting flour to the countries of South America. The first contract on delivery of 96 tons of straight white wheat flour has been concluded. This is reported by the press service of the PJSC Agrarian Fund. “The Agrarian Fund continues developing the export direction. We are opening new markets, in particular,…

Ukraine: AvtoKrAZ ships lab vehicles to Ukrgazvydobuvannia

PJSC AvtoKrAZ (Kremenchuk, Poltava region), the only Ukrainian producer of heavy trucks, within the contract after winning the tender has shipped three special lab vehicles LSG-10 on KrAZ-5233NE chassis in standard equipment for well exploration to PJSC Ukrgazvydobuvannia. LSG-10 laboratories are designed for geophysical and hydrodynamic studies with the help of in-depth tools introduced into…

Ukraine: UIA carries 40-millionth passenger

Ukraine International Airlines (UIA) has carried its 40-millionth passenger since the company was established in 1992. “On August 8 Ukraine International carried its 40-millionth passenger Svitlana Pogrebna who was flying from Kyiv to Amsterdam on the UIA PS105 flight,” reads a report posted on the company’s website. In 2015, UIA carried 4.9 million passengers; in…

Ukraine: money supply up in July 2017

Money supply in Ukraine in July grew by 1%, to UAH 1.115 trillion, the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) has reported. The central bank said that the pace was linked to the increase in off-bank cash by 1.3%, to UAH 311.639 billion, and deposits in the national currency by 0.9%, to UAH 802.786 billion. The…

Ukraine: 33.4 million tons of grain harvested

Ukrainian agrarians harvested 33.4 million tons of grain on 8.8 million hectares (91% of the target) as of August 8, according to the Agrarian Policy and Food Ministry’s press service. Early grain crops have already been harvested in Dnipropetrovsk, Zaporizhia, Kirovohrad, Mykolayiv, and Kherson regions. The average yield of cereals is estimated at 3.79 tons…

Ukraine: Ryanair not to enter the market in 2017

Minister of Infrastructure Volodymyr Omelyan said that Ryanair, the Irish-based low-cost air carrier, might not launch its operations in Ukraine in 2017. “If the negotiations are deliberately delayed, while they (Ryanair) distribute the routes for their aircraft for the whole year, we will say that Ryanair will come next year,” Omelyan said. “But they will…