|Ukraine cuts imports of oil 7.7% on year in Jan-Aug|
Journal Staff Report
Ukraine in January-August 2019 reduced import of oil (foreign economic activity code 2709) by 7.7% (by 40,448 tons) compared to the same period in 2018, to 482,155 tons. According to the State Fiscal Service, for the eight months of this year, raw materials were imported for $249.578 million, which is 13.6% less than in the same period a year earlier ($288.708 million). Raw materials from Azerbaijan totaled $229.234 million (a share of 91.85%), the United States some $15.049 million (6.03%).