State Statistics Service estimated how much meat and milk are produced in Ukraine

Submitted by bashun on Mon, 08/20/2018 - 14:09

The volume of meat production in Ukraine in January-June of 2018 amounted to 1.78 million tons (in live weight), which is 0.3% less than in the same period last year, the State Statistics Service reported according to UNIAN.

According to the State Statistics Service, milk production in January-July 2018 decreased by 2% - to 6 million tons compared to the same period last year, and egg production increased by 2.6% to 9.65 billion units.

The State Statistics Service noted that the given data does not take into account information from the temporarily occupied territory of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea, the city of Sevastopol and part of the zone of operation of the United forces.

As UNIAN reported, meat production in Ukraine in 2017 decreased by 0.4% - to 3.26 million tons, milk - by 0.5% - to 10.3 million tons, eggs - increased by 3.2%, to 15.6 billion units.

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