The U.S. government has allocated a $500 million U.S. contribution to the European Bank for the Reconstruction and Development to support businesses and public services affected by Russia’s war in Ukraine as well as other countries impacted by the war.
Exports of agricultural products through the Danube ports will come to 1.3 million tonnes in July, according to Ukraine’s Minister of Infrastructure Oleksandr Kubrakov.
In recent years, Ukraine was among the TOP-5 largest suppliers of organic products to the EU. By 2030, it is planned to increase the export of organic foods to $1 billion.
The Joint Coordination Center, which will take care of the export of grain and other foodstuffs from the ports of Ukraine through the Black Sea, has opened officially in Istanbul.
Ukraine will supply agricultural products to foreign markets via alternative routes if Russia continues shelling the port infrastructure.
The Ukrainian Black Sea ports of Odesa, Chornomorsk and Pivdennyi have reopened after an agreement was signed in Istanbul to resume grain exports from Ukraine.
Even in the conditions of the unprovoked war, unleashed by Russia, Ukraine adheres to its international obligations regarding the transit of Russian gas. At the same time, the Ukrainian GTS is able to ensure the transit of the entire volume of gas that Russia ships through the Nord Stream 1 pipe.
Ukraine is in consultations with the International Monetary Fund to seal by year-end an agreement for a $15-$20 billion loan to help restore its war-torn economy.
26 July 2022
The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine has lifted a ban on the export of rye and mineral fertilizers.
Naftogaz of Ukraine NJSC has not made payments to Eurobond holders, which indicates default.
Ukraine is looking for new logistics routes to ramp up its export potential.
Ukraine stands in solidarity with the European Union in overcoming the energy crisis caused by a reduction in Russian gas supplies to the EU and is ready to supply 1.5 gigawatts of electricity to the EU countries, thus replacing about five billion cubic meters of natural gas.
The European Council has decided to prolong by six months the sanctions against Russia for actions aimed at destabilizing Ukraine.
The balance on the special account the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) opened to support the Armed Forces of Ukraine is about UAH 2.48 billion.
Since the beginning of the full-scale invasion of the Russian Federation, the U.S. government has provided more than $1.45 billion in humanitarian aid to Ukraine.
Acting Head of the State Property Fund, Olha Batova has submitted a letter of resignation.
Agrarians of the Odesa region have harvested 2 million tonnes of grain and leguminous crops to date.
An ongoing “gas war” waged by Russian President Vladimir Putin against Europe is nothing but a continuation of his war against Ukraine.
25 July 2022
The Board of Directors of the European Investment Bank, with the support of the European Commission, approved additional financial assistance for Ukraine in the amount of EUR 1.59 billion to finance infrastructure and urgent needs.
Prime Minister of Ukraine Denys Shmyhal met with President of the Republic of Guatemala Alejandro Giammattei. During the meeting, support for Ukraine and prospects for further trade and economic cooperation were discussed.
Since the beginning of 2022, Ukraine has paid off $1.5 billion in foreign debt.
The unblocking of the Odesa port for the export of Ukrainian grain and the opening of the so-called "grain corridor" for food exports despite the latest Russian shelling of port infrastructure do not involve the complete demining of the harbor water area. Pilots will navigate grain carriers out of the three designated ports through narrow fairways.
China's investments in Russia within the global infrastructure project "One Belt - One Road" dropped to zero in the first half of 2022.
As of July 23, 2022, a total of 109,990 transactions were signed in the Ukrainian land market.
24 July 2022
The National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) sold $309.2 million and bought $223.22 million on the interbank foreign exchange market over the past week.
23 July 2022
The ports of Odesa, Chornomorsk, and Pivdenny are being prepared for the export of Ukrainian grain. The vessels will navigate to and from these ports in a caravan formation.
Grain, prepared to be sent for export in the near future, is stored at the port of Odesa which was struck with Russian missiles on Saturday.
Russia did everything to destroy Ukraine’s export potential, but Ukraine did not allow it.
22 July 2022
The resumption of agricultural exports from Ukrainian ports will bring $1 billion in foreign currency revenue every month.