Ukraine. Ukraine is one of the largest countries of Eastern Europe. The geographical position of Ukraine is very favourable because the country is at the crossroads of the ways from Asia to Europe. Ukraine deposits of iron, manganese, coal, natural gas, oil and other mineral resources. The main branches of industry are: coal and ore mining, iron and steel engineering, machine and ship building, aircraft industry, military defense industry. In terms of the qualitative composition and productivity of farmland, Ukraine is considered one of the richest in the world, especially in terms of the production of organic products. Due to the unique climate and fertile land (a third of the world's black earth is concentrated in the country), Ukraine is the world leader in the production of cereals, sugar, sunflower oil, potatoes and carrots, natural honey, wine, and also a global player in the meat and dairy markets.