The main supplier of thermal coal to Ukraine remains in the Russian Federation.
Ukraine in January-October 2019 has reduced foreign currency expenditure on import of coal and anthracite in comparison with January-October 2018 4% to 2,364 billion. It is reported by State fiscal service, reports the Chronicle.info with reference to korrespondent.net.
According to the report, during the reporting period were imported 17,325 million tons of coal. The largest suppliers were Russia, USA and Kazakhstan.
Coal imports from Russia in money terms in the first ten months of 2019, made up 1.38 billion (58.4 percent), and the United States 772,6 million (30.7 percent).
From Kazakhstan, Ukraine imported coal for $ 107 million (4.5 percent). From other countries were imported 148 million dollars.