Ukraine


Currency

The official currency of Ukraine is hryvnia (code: UAH).

Capital

Kiev (Kyiv)

Location

Ukraine is located in Eastern Europe.


Ukraine Location

Population

Estimated population (2014): 43,001,000

Estimated population (2000): 49,429,000

Estimated population (1950): 36,905,000

Flag


Ukraine Flag

Economy

Ukraine has an emerging free market economy. European Union is Ukraine's largest trading partner.
Ukraine is rich in natural resources. But its oil and natural gas reserves are largely exhausted. Natural gas is Ukraine's biggest import. It is also the main cause of Ukraine's trade deficit.
Main exports of Ukraine are: ferrous metals and nonferrous metals, fuel and petroleum products, chemicals, machinery and transport equipment, food products.


The most popular places in Ukraine among international travellers

Odessa

Odessa
Kyiv

Kyiv