The head department of statistics summed up the results of work of the enterprises of the Nikolaev area in the sphere of foreign trade in services for 2008. In comparison with 2007 the volume of export of services increased by 42%, import - for 29%.
In 2008 of 146 enterprises of Nikolayevshchina cooperated with representatives of 128 countries of the world. The total amount of the exported services made 187 million US dollars imported - 47 million US dollars. The positive balance of foreign trade in services equaled 140 million dale. The USA against 96 million US dollars in 2007.
It should be noted that 38% of export and 61% of import of services provided the countries of the European Union, and 27% and 36% respectively - CIS countries. Most of all services it is rendered to representatives of the Russian Federation, Cyprus, Panama, Malta and Belarus and it is received - from Hungary and the Russian Federation.
In structure of export services of transport and communication, service of manufacturing industry, service in operations with the real estate, connected with delivery in employment and other services to legal entities prevailed; the services connected with wholesale and retail trade, trade in vehicles and their repair, services of transport and communication, service in operations with real estate, delivery in employment and other services to legal entities, services of hotels and restaurants were distinguished from the imported, reports statistics GU in the Nikolaev area.