IT services became the only area of ​​business

11:09 06 July Kyiv, Ukraine

IT services became the only business area that grew in 2022 compared to 2021 - by 27%.

 
For 5 months of this year, the share of IT in all exports of services amounted to 46% against 37% a year earlier.

This is reported by the platform for working with open data Opendatabot.
 
"For 5 months of this year, the share of IT in all exports of services amounted to 46%. For comparison, a year ago this figure was 37%. From January to May 2022, all exports of services remained at the level of the corresponding period last year - $ 6.8 billion. At the same time, the export of goods fell by 20% - from $22.5 billion to $17.9 billion.
 
The fall was recorded in the main categories, such as ferrous metals - 38%, food - 6%.
At the same time, the geography of exports of goods has also changed.

In 2021, the shares of Europe and Asia in the total volume were almost the same - 38% and 40%, respectively. But in 2022, the share of Europe has doubled and 78% of exports (2080 million dollars from 2651 million dollars), add to Opendatabot.

Exports to Europe for the period January-May 2022 increased by 6% compared to the same period in 2021, exports to Asia decreased by 86%, to America by 67%, to Africa by 84%.