Ukraine: seaports grain exports halved in the second week of November 2016

On November 7-13, Ukraine exported 463.3 thousand tons of grains from the seaports, against 835.9 thousand tons on the previous week.

In particular, wheat shipments reached 101.7 thousand tons, barley – 74.3 thousand tons, and corn – 287.3 thousand tons. (APK-Inform/Business World Magazine)

Ukraine: UOP at Indo Defense-2016

“Antonov” aircraft, Ukrainian armored vehicles and other developments of the SC “UkrOboronProm” attracted the most attention not of the visitors’ only, but also hosts of international exhibition Indo Defence-2016. Ukrainian specialists held talks with many Indonesian national security, defense and law enforcement agencies, most of which were held directly at the stand of the State…

Ukraine: Ukrzaliznytsia and KCBW to cooperate in rolling stock production and modernization

PJSC Kriukov Car Building Works (KCBW, Poltava region) and PJSC Ukrzaliznytsia intend to cooperate in production and modernization of rolling stock for Ukrainian railways as the parties have signed a corresponding memorandum. According to the press service of Ukrzaliznytsia, the document was signed by KCBW head Volodymyr Prykhodko and Ukrzaliznytsia chairman Wojciech Balczun, as well…

Ukraine: minimum alcohol prices up

Ukraine’s Cabinet of Ministers has approved of new increased minimum alcohol prices, in particular, the floor price of a half-liter bottle of vodka was increased from 54.90 to 69.78 UAH. “The revision was required as prices set since September 2015 have not met real expenses of producers”, Deputy Prime Minister and Economic Development and Trade…