Doing Business in Ukraine
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Welcome to Ukraine - the biggest European country, located in its eastern part, with access to 2 seas and mountains. Being a transit center between Western Europe and Asia, Ukraine has a handful of endless business opportunities. Overcoming the iron curtain of Soviet Union for 23 years, Ukraine still has countless areas to invest in. Among such areas experts are highlighting that doing business in Ukraine has most perspectives in agriculture, wood and metal processing also the software development and HoReCa businesses are gaining special popularity in the Western Ukraine.
Great fertility of Ukraine's black soil (Chornozem) keeps Ukraine on the top list of grain, oats, rye, oil crops, beets and sunflower exporters worldwide. By comparison to Western European countries, where organic foods is an expensive delicacy, Ukraine still boasts with private farmers and food markets that offer accessible home grown organic foods and thus offers great opportunities for organic agriculture and sustainable biodynamic farming.
17% of the lands in Ukraine are covered with more than 30 different types of wood that creates great opportunities for wood processing and pellet production as well as manufacturing of wood pellets.
The largest volume of exports to the EU (Poland, Italy, Germany and Hungary) in 2013 accounts for ferrous metals and products thereof, which account for 26.2% of total exports to the EU, as well as ores, slag and ash - 10.5%.
Western Ukraine, namely Lviv is especially attractive region for investments during these economically challenging times.
According to international audit results, Ukraine ( Lviv in particular) is among the most potential cities for IT outsourcing and software development. Such immediate development of software business here is caused by low market entry cost, compared with the capitals and other European cities and high quality of human capital.
Tourism in Ukraine is doing better with every year, especially after infrastructural breakthrough in cities that hosted the European football championship in 2012. Many foreign investments had an inflow into construction and renovation of hotels and hostels, restaurants, airports and railways, stadiums and malls creating new jobs. The number of tourists in Western Ukraine is constantly growing and according to Tourism Office of Lviv City Council about 1.1 million people visited Lviv in 2012. That was 25 % more than in 2011 and the numbers are higher than the average increase in arrivals in Europe in general.
Ukraine's great location and striving for Euro integration in addition to competitive prices for real estate and qualified work capital, is however, complicated by intense bureaucracy and corruption levels.
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