Food

The creation of agricultural products in Ukraine for the year has risen in price by almost 14%

The costs of crop production increased by 10.6%, and livestock production - by 20.9%. According to estimates of the Municipal Statistics Service, the cost of agricultural production in Ukraine in 2016 increased by 13.5% compared with 2015. In particular, the joint costs of crop production increased by 10.6%, and livestock production - by 20.9%.
Kiev will host the exhibition
Kiev will host the exhibition "FRUIT. VEGETABLES. LOGISTICS 2017"
Dates: February 15-17, 2017 Venue: KyivExpoPlaza Exhibition Center, ul. Salyutnaya 2-b, Kiev, Ukraine Organizer: Kiev International Contract Fair "Fruits. Vegetables. Logistics" is the main exhibition in Ukraine, where technologies of vegetable growing, industrial gardening and viticulture, technological development prospects and the investment potential of the branch are demonstrated.
In January 2017, Russia significantly reduced imports of palm oil
In January 2017, Russia significantly reduced imports of palm oil
According to official statistics, in January 2017, 34.6 thousand tons of palm oil were imported to Russia, which is 3 times less than the previous month (107 thousand tons), and 2 times less than in January 2016 ( 65 thousand tons), which has become the minimum monthly figure for the last three seasons.
Russia is unlikely to be able to repeat the record grain harvest in 2017
Russia is unlikely to be able to repeat the record grain harvest in 2017
The President of the Russian Grain Union, Arkady Zlochevsky, said that the grain harvest in 2017 in Russia will be high, but will not reach the record level of the previous year. Its premise is that the state of winter crops at the end of winter is the determining factor and in 2015–2016 almost 100% of them survived, while traditionally farmers lose 10–15%, so one can hardly count on the same results this year.
In 2017, Belarus will increase rapeseed harvest
In 2017, Belarus will increase rapeseed harvest
According to the Ministry of Agriculture and Food of the Republic of Belarus, the planted areas of winter rapeseed for the 2017 crop increased to 352.5 thousand hectares, compared to 316 thousand hectares in the previous year (including losses in the winter period at about 25%). According to the Center for Hydrometeorology, Control and Monitoring of environmental contamination with radioactive waste (Hydromet), in the first half of winter, the agrometeorological conditions of over-wintering of r
In 2016, the shortage of foreign trade in goods in Ukraine increased
In 2016, the shortage of foreign trade in goods in Ukraine increased
According to the State Statistics Service of Ukraine, as of February 14, in 2016, the foreign trade deficit in Ukraine increased to 2.886 billion dollars, against the trade surplus, which amounted to 610.7 million US dollars in the previous year. In particular, last year the export of goods from Ukraine amounted to 36.
In February, Ukraine will fill out quotas for duty-free export of poultry meat and corn to the EU for 2017
In February, Ukraine will fill out quotas for duty-free export of poultry meat and corn to the EU for 2017
In February, Ukraine will completely fill out the annual quotas for 2017 for the duty-free export of poultry meat to the European Union, February 2, the Minister of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine Taras Kutovoy said. According to him, by mid-February, Ukraine will close quotas for poultry meat. In addition, the country has already filled in quotas for the supply of corn.
In January 2017, Ukraine significantly increased the export of flax seeds
In January 2017, Ukraine significantly increased the export of flax seeds
According to official statistics, in January 2017, Ukraine exported 12.3 thousand tons of flaxseed, an increase of 55% compared with December 2016 (8 thousand tons) and 3.8 times compared with volumes in January 2016 (3 , 3 thousand tons). These export figures have reached the highest monthly figure for the last 10 seasons.
In 2016, the port terminal Nick-Tera in Ukraine overloaded more than 2.4 million tons of grain
In 2016, the port terminal Nick-Tera in Ukraine overloaded more than 2.4 million tons of grain
In 2016, the sea terminal of Nika-Tera (Sea Special port of Nika-Tera LLC, Nikolaev, part of Group DF) shipped 2.43 million tons of grain cargo, which accounted for 60.4% of the total cargo turnover (4 million tons), the press service company. In addition, the terminal loaded 0.31 million tons of mineral fertilizers (7.76%) and 1.27 million tons of bulk cargo (31.62%).
In 2016, Ukraine increased its exports of agricultural products to the EU
In 2016, Ukraine increased its exports of agricultural products to the EU
In 2016, Ukrainian farmers put agricultural products on the European Union market in the amount of $ 4.2 billion, which is 1.6% more compared to 2015, said the deputy director for research at the scientific center of the National Institute of Agrarian Economics, a member of the National Academy of Agrarian Sciences, Nikolai Pugachev.
In 2016, Ukraine increased the production of sunflower
In 2016, Ukraine increased the production of sunflower
In 2016, Ukrainian farmers collected a record volume of sunflower seeds - 13.6 million tons, and this is an increase of 21.7% compared with 2015, the press service of the Ukroliyaprom association said on February 16. According to the report, the total production of all oilseeds exceeded 19 million tons.
Ukraine will develop aquaculture in 2017
Ukraine will develop aquaculture in 2017
The development of fish farming or aquaculture is the direction in which the State Fisheries Agency will concentrate its main efforts in 2017. This was announced by the chairman of the agency Yarema Kuznetsov during a press conference on February 24. "In 2016, the share of farm fish in the global catch was 52%, and in Ukraine only 25%.
In 2016, Ukrainian agricultural exports exceeded $ 15 billion
In 2016, Ukrainian agricultural exports exceeded $ 15 billion
According to the State Statistics Service, in 2016 Ukraine exported agricultural products worth $ 15.2 billion, which is $ 4 billion more compared to 2015, reports the Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine on February 16 In addition, the share of agricultural products in total exports of the country amounted to 42%.