21 may 2010 12:49
Georgia, Ukraine may increase trade turnover to $500 million in 2010 - Georgian Ambassador
Georgian Ambassador to Ukraine Grigol Katamadze predicts that the trade turnover between the two countries in 2010 may reach $500 million. He made this forecast at a press conference.
He said that in the 1st quarter of 2010, the trade turnover between Ukraine and Georgia totaled $140 million against $105 million over the like period last year.
"It is important to note that typically, in the 1st quarter of the year, there is a certain decline in the volume of trade. In our case, by contrast, a growth of 20% was recorded, compared with last year," the diplomat said.UKRINFORM