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About Ukraine

Ukraine, a former Soviet Union country is the second largest country in Europe. The country was formed after the dissolution of Soviet Union in 1991. The country is known for Black sea and Orthodox churches.

Ukraine is an important industrial and agricultural country. The economy is a based on market economy and has a very large heavy-industry base. They are the largest refineries of Metallurgical products and also well-known for high-technological goods and transport vehicles.

Ukraine is also well known for tourism

Country Facts


Basic Details
RegionEastern Europe
Capital CityKyiv
Government TypeUnitary semi-presidential constitutional republic
Official LanguagesUkrainian, Russian
Currency Ukrainian hryvnia, UAH Russian ruble, RUB
Phone Code +380
Important CitiesKharkiv, Dnipro, Donetsk, Odessa, Zaporizhia, Lviv, Kryvyi Rih, Mykolayiv, Mariupol, Luhansk
National DayIndependence Day (24th Aug)
Ease of Doing Business Ranking64 (Easy)
Primary Industriescoal, electric power, ferrous and nonferrous metals, machinery and transport equipment, chemicals, food processing
Major Exportsferrous and nonferrous metals, fuel and petroleum products, chemicals, machinery and transport equipment, food products.
Major Exports to IndiaFootwear, Animal, Stone and Glass, Fuels, Transportation, Fuels, Textiles and Clothing, Food products, Wood, Minerals, Minerals
Major Importsenergy (mainly natural gas),[20] machinery and equipment, chemicals
Major Imports from IndiaChemicals, Vegetables, Raw Materials, Machinery and Electricals, Metals, Plastic or Rubber, Food Products, Textiles and Clothing, Wood, Fuels
Foreign Relations
Trade Agreements with IndiaBilateral treaties and agreements, Treaty on Friendship and Co-operation
Bordering NationsBelarus, Russia, Moldova, Hungary, Slovakia, Poland, Romania
Member ofAntarctic treaty system(ATS), Organization of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation(BSEC), Euro-Atlantic Partnership Council(EAPC), Organization of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation(OBSEC), Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe(OSCE), United Nations(UN), World Trade Organization(WTO)
Indian Embassy Details for UkraineEmbassy of India
Honourable Ambassador
20-B, Maxima Berlinskogo Street, Kyiv, 01901
38 (044) 468-6661,468-6219, 468-7032

Embassy Details of Ukraine in IndiaEmbassy of Ukraine
H.E Mr. Ivan Konovalov
Charge d Affaires
C-6/5Vasant ViharNew Delhi-110057
+91-11-2614 6041, 2614 6042 (O)

Honorary Consulate of Ukraine in Mumbai
H.E. Mr. Kamal Krishan Singh
Honorary Consul
21st Floor, Marker Tower F, Cuffe Parade, Mumbai-400005
022-2215 3977, 2832 1616 (O)