By Bermet Talant. Published Sept. 17. Russia’s new pipeline to Europe, Nord Stream 2, will cost Ukraine $3 billion in lost transit fees for piping Russian gas across its territory, a Ukrainian official reckons. But the project harms not only Ukrainian economy – it threatens European security too, Andriy Kobolyov, CEO of Ukrainian state oil ... Read More
ODESA, Ukraine – Ukraine’s outdated and rundown ports might undergo a major revival as the government plans to invest Hr 44 billion, or $1.7 billion, into the infrastructure, according to Deputy Prime Minister Volodymyr Kistion, who spoke at the Ukrainian Ports Forum on May 31. The first of its kind, the forum was held in ... Read More
Much work to be done to up Ukrainian exports By Ilya Timtchenko. Ukraine still has a long way to go to become a great exporter. The country is still at its initial level of developing its export strategy and finding new markets. Outdated regulations, a poor financial market, a lack of business experience – all ... Read More
Ukraine’s exports and imports increase in 2017; Russia remains top trade partner despite 4 years of war (INFOGRAPHICS) Editor’s Note: The infographic shows data on Ukraine’s imports and export sin 2017. It was published in the Kyiv Post’s March 16, 2018, print edition.