During the first half of 2020, the level of sales of agricultural products from Ukraine to the European Union decreased by 5%

In January-June 2020, sales of agricultural goods from Ukraine to the European Union decreased by 5.1% - $ 4.6 billion, of which $ 3 billion was allocated for export, and about $ 1.6 billion - for imports.

On August 6, the deputy director of the National Scientific Center "Institute of Agrarian Economics", Corresponding Member of the NAAS Mykola Puhachev informed about this, the press service of the Institute reported.

“The main marketing partners for Ukraine in the EU are 6 countries: the Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany and France. Their aggregate share is about 75% of the turnover of the total trade in agricultural goods,” the expert emphasized.

He also notes that the main volumes of supplies to the EU by Ukraine are provided by grain ($ 1.088 billion), as well as oilseeds ($ 145 million), residues and waste from the food industry ($ 227 million).

Information source - apk-inform.com