Ukrainian agricultural exports the results of 2018 reached a new record. It exceeded 18,8 billions of dollars.
This is reported in the press service of the Ministry of agrarian policy and food of Ukraine.
Deputy Minister of agrarian policy and food of Ukraine on European integration Olga Trofimova said that last year the lion’s share of exports traditionally shaped grains, with a share of 38.4% in oil, 23.3% of oilseeds to 10.2 percent.
The results of 2018, agricultural exports increased by more than 880 million dollars compared with the 2017 year and achieved a new record of 18.8 billion dollars. During this period, significantly increased the volume of export of agricultural products to the markets of Asia and the EU
– added Trafimava.
In addition, Olga Trofimova added that the largest buyers of Ukrainian agricultural and food products in 2018 are: India, where it was exported of agricultural products on more than $ 1.8 billion, China – $ 1.2 billion, Netherlands – $ 1.2 billion, Spain – 1,04 billion dollars and Egypt – 888,7 million dollars.
I also want to highlight the goods, due to which there was an increase in exports. We are talking about corn, wheat, semencha rapeseed meal, meat and offal of poultry, various oils, tobacco and its products, eggs, confectionery, etc,