Timber and paper grew the most — by 39% — all Ukrainian commodity exports
Timber and paper grew the most — by 39% — all Ukrainian commodity exports during the first quarter of this year, the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade reports. Exports of chemicals grew by 29%, or $134 million, of light industry product by 23%, and of metal by 23%. Food accounted for the largest share of Ukrainian exports — 38%. Metallurgy was second with with 26%. Ukraine’s largest trading partner was the EU.