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Belgium, Czech Republic boost imports of Ukrainian honey

Ukraine exports of honey has increased by 24% in January-June 2015 year-over-year. Exports of honey to Belgium has tripled in the six months and reached 243 tonnes.

The press service of the Ministry of Agriculture and Food told a Ukrinform correspondent reports.

Ukraine has hiked deliveries of honey to Belgium in the first half of 2015 to 243 tons, while in the first half of the previous year there were no supplies to Belgium, and in the second half of 2014 honey exports amounted to 81 tonnes. Shipments of honey to Czech Republic has also increased - from 77 tonnes for the first half year of 2014 to 555 tonnes in the six months of this year.