Ukraine increases exports of poultry meat and expands geography of sales

The availability of own forage base has made it possible to boost production and export of poultry products. Specifically, for five months of this year compared to the same period last year, exports of poultry meat rose 8% or almost UAH 140 million.

Grains and oilseeds, soybean oil and sunflower oil, poultry will remain a priority export products. Ministry plans to expand to new markets. New countries such as China, Saudi Arabia, Iraq, South Africa and Israel will be added to traditional buying partners India, Egypt, Spain, the Netherlands and Turkey.

In addition, there are preconditions for hiking shipments of poultry meat, eggs, honey, processed products, fruits and vegetables to the EU. Today, 210 Ukrainian enterprises sell their products in the European market.

By Ukrinform