REUTERS Retail trade in Ukraine grew by 6.8% in January-February 2019 year-over-year (y-o-y). However, the Ukrainian State Statistics Service has not provided statistics in absolute values yet. Retail turnover increased most in Zakarpattia, Kyiv, and Vinnytsia regions, by 14.6%, 13.7%, and 10%, respectively. Read alsoOnly 38% of SMEs in Ukraine accept cashless payments – survey Retail trade in February 2019 alone fell by 4.4% against January 2019, while it grew by 7.2% from February 2018. As UNIAN reported, retail turnover in 2018 increased by 6.1% compared with 2017.