The trade deficit for the first three months of 2018 amounted to $135 million



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Business news: the Data are presented excluding the temporarily occupied territory of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea and Sevastopol, as well as parts of the area of the FOS.

Deficit of foreign trade balance of Ukraine in January-March this year amounted to 134.9 million dollars compared to a surplus of 126,1 million for the same period last year, according to the website of the State statistics service of Ukraine.

According to the state statistics service, imports of goods and services in Ukraine in the first quarter, excluding services for the processing of customer-supplied raw materials totaled 13,736 billion. and grew compared to the same period last year by 11.3%, exports of goods and services from Ukraine – 13,601 billion, an increase -9,1% .

As previously reported, the foreign trade balance of Ukraine in the 2017 deficit to 2,625 billion dollars against 541,6 million dollars of the surplus for the previous year.