Ukraine’s Deputy Minister of Regional Development, Construction, Housing and Utilities Lev Partskhaladze wrote this on his Facebook page.
"The results of the construction industry for the first half of 2018 - the volume of construction works rose by almost 3%. Ukrainian enterprises completed construction works for UAH 48 billion. The index of construction products to the corresponding period in 2017 amounted to 102.8%," Deputy Minister of Regional Development Lev Partskhaladze said.
Thus, the deputy minister summed up that the construction industry developed steadily and demonstrated a positive result.
"The index of construction of engineering structures was 107.5%, buildings - 98.8%, including residential buildings - 97.7% and non-residential buildings - 100%," he said.
Partskhaladze added that the leaders in terms of growth rates were Ivano-Frankivsk (141.5%), Odesa (133.8%) and Chernivtsi (122.4%) regions.