From the beginning of the year to August, Ukraine’s exports to the USA grew by 31.6% compared to the same period last year and amounted to 726,700 thousand dollars, the First Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine, Stepan Kubiv, stated. According to him, last year the trade turnover between Ukraine and the United States amounted to more than 3 billion 300 million dollars, which is 1.6 times higher than the 2016 figure. As previously reported, this week in the United States a meeting of the Ukrainian-American Trade Council is held, in which the Ukrainian delegation will take part, headed by Kubiv. It is planned to discuss cooperation between the two countries in the field of energy and infrastructure. The issues of privatization in Ukraine will also be discussed.