Ukraine for the period of January-September of 2017 exported 62.44 thousand tons of eggs for $ 43.57 million.
This is evidenced by data Ukrinform.
It is noted that in September the export of eggs amounted to 10.54 thousand tons against 24.02 thousand tons of eggs in August.
According to customs statistics, the main importers of Ukrainian eggs in January-September are the United Arab Emirates (by $ 21.33 million), Iraq (by $ 6.73 million) and Qatar (by $ 3.73 million). Exports to these countries amounted to 30.57 thousand tons, 9.65 thousand tons and 5.34 thousand tons of eggs, respectively.
It bears reminding that in January-August, 2017, Ukraine produced 10.75 billion eggs of poultry of all kinds, which is 57.3 million eggs more than the same period in 2016. According to forecasts, in 2017 Ukraine will increase the production of eggs to 16 billion.