Ukraine is among the top five countries — exporters of agricultural products in the EU. Last year the EU was sold agrotours more than 5 billion euros.
This is evidenced by the research of the European Commission on the status of agricultural trade as of October 2018.
Agricultural imports from third countries for a period of 12 months from November 2017 to October 2018 was at the level of 115,2 billion euros… the Most important areas where the EU receives agricultural imports over the past 12 months remain Brazil (12.0 billion) and the USA (11,5), followed by China, Argentina, Switzerland, Ukraine, Turkey and Indonesia — in each of these countries accounted for from 4.4 to 5.5 billion euros
— European Commission
The volume of Ukrainian import in EU in the period from November 2017 to October 2018 amounted to 5,123 billion euros, decreased slightly compared to the same period of 2016-2017 years — from 5.39, ilrd euros. At the same time Ukraine itself has purchased during this period agricultural production in the EU at 2 billion 22 million euros. As the findings of the European Commission, Ukraine took the first place among the trade partners of the EU the growth rate of SEL (+ 15.6 per cent).
Was previously named the twenty largest Ukrainian exporters. Was techiesouls that from the beginning of 2018 Ukraine twice worsened the trade balance. Why increased foreign trade deficit, read our review. It was also reported that Ukraine increased the exports of engineering products.