Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said that export to the countries of the European Union is steadily growing. This was announced by him during the traditional appeal to the parliament, on air of 112 Ukraine TV channel.
"In the first half of this year, exports grew by 23%, and the EU's share in foreign trade reached 40%, in 2012 this share was 30%, and in 2009 - 25%. And this indicates the beginning of the process of integration of Ukraine’s economy into the EU market," the President noted.
As it was reported earlier Ukraine started exporting flour to South America. The first contract for the supply of 96 tons of highest grade wheat flour was concluded.
Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko is addressing the MPs with a speech in the Verkhovna Rada.