Ukraine sees production of milk drop by 1.1%, meat by 1.3%, egg output rise by 2.1% in Jan-April
Production of milk in Ukraine in January-April 2018 (excluding the temporarily occupied territory of Crimea and Sevastopol, part of the ATO zone) decreased by 1.1% compared to the same period in 2017, to 2.837 million tonnes.
The State Statistics Service said egg production in January-April 2018 grew by 2.1%, year-over-year, to 4.982 billion units.
Production of meat (live weight) in the first four months of 2018 fell by 1.3%, to 1.084 million tonnes.
As reported, with reference to statistics, milk production in Ukraine in 2017 decreased by 0.5% compared to 2016, to 10.329 million tonnes, meat (in live weight) by 0.4%, to 3.259 million tonnes. Production of eggs in 2017 rose by 3.2%, to 15.578 billion units.