Ukraine in January-May increased by 1.3% YoY, to $1.265 billion, expenditures to cover hard coal and anthracite imports, the State Fiscal Service reported.
According to the latest stats, over the reporting period, some 9.1 million tons of coal have been imported. The largest suppliers remain Russia, the United States, and Canada. Coal imports from Russia in monetary terms in January-May reached $812.3 million (64.2%), imports from the U.S. accounted for $379.5 million (30%), and from Canada – $53.6 million (4.24%). (UNIAN/Ukrainian metal)