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Ukraine

23 January 2009

BBC Worldwide Monitoring Service / Defense Express, Web page

Ukraine has earned at least 1-1.2bn [US?] dollars from the export of special goods and services in 2008, expert Serhiy Zhurets writes. Despite a certain rise in sales year on year, the profitability of Ukrainian arms exports has been decreasing, due particularly to higher prices for ferrous metals and workforce and the hryvynya's depreciation, he noted. Analyzing exports by sectors and providing statistics, Zhurets concluded by saying that aircraft engines and other... (GunPolicy.org)

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