Fact Sheet: Ukraine - Canada's Priority Market

Fast Facts

  • Capital: Kyiv
  • Population (millions): 42.8
  • Total area: 579,320 km2
  • Currency: Hryvnia
  • Language (s): Ukrainian, Russian, Romanian, Polish, Hungarian

Economic Facts 2014

  • GDP ($ billions): 144.3
  • GDP per capita ($): 3,374
  • GDP growth (%): -6.8
  • Inflation (%): 12.1
  • Unemployment (%): 10.5

Key Opportunities

  • Aerospace
  • Agriculture and processed food
  • Education
  • Oil and gas

Major Negotiations and Agreements

Support Services

Trade Commissioner Service of Canada

Trade and Investment
Value (in millions of dollars)
 2014
Canada’s merchandise exports to Ukraine$144.6
Canada’s merchandise imports from Ukraine$99.2
Canadian investment in UkraineCommercially sensitive information
Ukrainian investment in CanadaNot available