In January-September Ukraine exported $6.171 billion worth of ferrous metals, up by 14.9% YoY.
According to the State Fiscal Service, ferrous metals accounted for 19.7% of all exports as opposed to 20.76% last year.
In September Ukraine exported $690.21 million worth of ferrous metals, down from $732.545 million in August.
Ferrous metals imports in 9 months increased by 36.2% YoY, to $819.653 million, with $106.5 million imported in September.
Metal wares exports in January-September went up by 22.7% YoY, to $629.971 million, with $77.688 million in September.
Imports grew by 27.3%, to $579.907 million ($80.849 million in September). (Ukrainian metal)