The foreign trade turnover of services with the countries of the world in the 1st quarter of 2019 amounted to $ 81.7 million and had a deficit of $ 17.9 million (the surplus was positive – $ 2.1 million in the 1st quarter 2018).
Exports of services from Dnipropetrovsk region to the countries of the world in the 1st quarter of 2019 amounted to $ 31.9 million (1.1% of the Ukrainian rate), which increased by 3.6% as to the last year. It should be noted that exports to the EU countries increased by almost 36% as to the corresponding period of the last year and amounted to more than half of the total exports value of services in the region ($ 16.6 million).
Export transactions to the countries of the world were carried out by enterprises from Dnipro by 89.6% ($ 28.3 million), from Kryvyi Rih by 5.8% ($ 1.85 million), from Kamianske by 1.8% ($ 577 thousand) and from Dnipro region ($574.2 million), from Pavlohrad by 1% ($ 97.6 thousand).
Computer services were exported the most, amounted to $ 13.1 million (41.1% of total exports), transport services amounted to $ 7.7 million (24.2%), business services exported by $ 4.9 million (15.5%), travel services by $3 million (9.4%).
The following positions of the services export value increased for the 1st quarter of 2019:
TOP-5 countries of the global consumer services in the region:
The provision of services from Dnipropetrovsk region to the following countries has considerably increased:
Imports of world-wide services to Dnipropetrovsk region has increased by 73.7% compared to the same period of the last year and amounted to $ 49.8 million, which is 3.6% of the total Ukrainian rate. The region is the second among the regions of Ukraine import value. Imports from the EU increased by 2.5 times compared to the corresponding period of the last year and amounted to 86.4% of the total import of the region ($ 43.0 million).
Kryvyi Rih imported the largest number of foreign services, $ 23.9 million (48% of the total imports value of services in the region). 33.6% of the import services accounted for Dnipro – $ 16.7 million. Dniprovsky district imported services for $ 6.5 million (13.1%). Also, services were imported to Kamianske, Nikopol, Verkhnodniprovsk, Synelnykovo and Solonianskyi districts.
Dnipropetrovsk region purchased the most:
Imports increased significantly in the following items:
China is the leader among the countries of the world in import services to Dnipropetrovsk region, imports increased by 34% compared to the 1st quarter of 2018 and amounted to $ 6.2 million. Germany is the second importer; imports increased by 64.4% and amounted to $ 4.9 million. Latvia is the third; imports increased by 5.6 times and amounted to $ 2.1 million.
Countries that significantly increased the import of services in the region:
Foreign trade operations were conducted with partners from 121 countries.