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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 CityKiev
Government TypeSemi-Presidential Republic
Official LanguagesUkrainian, Russian
CurrencyUkrainian hryvnia, UAH
Phone Code +380
Important CitiesKharkiv, Dnipro, Donetsk, Odessa, Zaporizhia, Lviv, Kryvyi Rih, Mykolayiv, Mariupol, Luhansk
National DayIndependence Day (24th Aug)
GDP (nominal)USD 173.413 Billion
Ease of Doing Business Ranking64
Primary Industriescoal, electric power, ferrous and nonferrous metals, machinery and transport equipment, chemicals, food processing
Foreign Relations
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)
Major ExportsCereals & Pulses, Edible Oils & Seeds, Mining, Metals & Minerals, Electrical Products, Wood and Pulp, Machinery & Appliances, Food & Beverages, Spirits & Vinegar, Animal Meat and Food Preperations, Household Items & Products, Dairy, Eggs, Honey, & Edible Products, Plastics and Products, Fashion and Apparel, Books and Papers, Pharmaceutical Products
Major ImportsMining, Metals & Minerals, Automobiles, Vehicles & Components, Electrical Products, Machinery & Appliances, Plastics and Products, Other Products, Pharmaceutical Products, Chemical Products, Instruments & Optical Solutions, Agriculture & Farming Products and Solutions, Rubber and Products, Fashion and Apparel, Fruits and Nuts, Books and Papers, Fisheries, Sea Food & Crustaceans, Cosmetics and Accessories, Food & Beverages, Spirits & Vinegar
Total Exports ValueUSD 44.443 Billion
Total Imports ValueUSD 55.224 Billion
Foreign Trade BalanceUSD 10.781 Billion (Deficit)
Foreign Relations with India
Trade Agreements with IndiaBilateral treaties and agreements, Treaty on Friendship and Co-operation
Major Exports to IndiaEdible Oils & Seeds, Machinery & Appliances, Food & Beverages, Spirits & Vinegar, Aviation Vehicles, Wood and Pulp, Chemical Products, Mining, Metals & Minerals, Railway and Locomotives, Instruments & Optical Solutions, Electrical Products, Plastics and Products, Cosmetics and Accessories, Silk & Textiles, Cereals & Pulses, Spices
Major Imports from IndiaMining, Metals & Minerals, Pharmaceutical Products, Electrical Products, Chemical Products, Machinery & Appliances, Food & Beverages, Spirits & Vinegar, Cereals & Pulses, Rubber and Products, Spices, Plastics and Products, Automobiles, Vehicles & Components, Instruments & Optical Solutions, Ceramic Products, Fisheries, Sea Food & Crustaceans, Books and Papers, Silk & Textiles
India's Imports ValueUSD 650.26 Million
India's Exports ValueUSD 132.68 Million
Trade Balance with IndiaUSD 517.58 Million (Excess)
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 IndiaUkraine
Embassy of Ukraine
H.E Mr. Oleksandr Polishchuk
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)