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Ukrainian exports to Poland shot up by 30.5 percent in the first half of this year compared to the same period in 2017, according to a report.

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Between January and June, Ukraine sold Poland goods worth USD 1.7 billion, public broadcaster Polish Radio's IAR news agency reported, according to Radio Poland.

Of Ukraine's exports, over 15 percent were ferrous metals and 12.5 percent were electric machines.

In the whole of last year, trade between the two countries totaled more than USD 6 billion. Polish exports to Ukraine were worth USD 700 million more than Ukraine's exports to Poland, according to IAR.