Putin greets KamAZ-Master team - winner of Silk Way RallySport July 22, 15:20
Agreements on East Ghouta zone in Syria signed - Defense MinistryWorld July 22, 14:20
PAK FA offers practically unlimited opportunities to pilot - commanderMilitary & Defense July 22, 11:29
Ukraine's National Broadcasting Board issues fine to Public Radio for 0% Urkainian songsWorld July 22, 5:39
Femen movement activists faces 5 years in jail for trying to frustrate summit meetingWorld July 22, 4:38
Russian Deputy PM dismisses allegations he will arrived in Moldova on warplaneRussian Politics & Diplomacy July 22, 2:46
Russian top diplomat shares his impressions from meeting with US leaderRussian Politics & Diplomacy July 21, 20:31
Lavrov bewildered US special services give no facts of Russia’s meddling in US electionRussian Politics & Diplomacy July 21, 19:46
Putin says USSR collapse had greatest impact on himSociety & Culture July 21, 18:37
BERLIN, February 26. /TASS/. Germany’s trade turnover with Russia and Ukraine fell 12.09% and 25.01% respectively in 2014, the Committee for the East German Economy said in a statement Thursday.
The organization said the trade turnover between the countries was first of all negatively affected by the ongoing conflict in Ukraine.
According to the statement, in 2014, German exports to Russia fell by 18% and to Ukraine - by 33%.
In monetary terms German exports to Russia reduced to €29.3 bln from €35.8 bln, German exports to Ukraine were down to €3.6 bln from €5.4 bln in 2013.
In 2014, Germany also reduced its exports to Kazakhstan and Belarus by 20% and 21% respectively.
Total losses of German exporters to the four countries exceeded €9 bln, according to the statement.
The Committee for the East German Economy was founded in October 1952. It is headquartered in Berlin and unites at least 150 enterprises.