Investment in the agricultural sector of Ukraine increased by 60%

Инвестиции в агросектор Украины выросли на 60%

The volume of investments in the agricultural sector of Ukraine can reach 75 billion by year-end 2017

Also increased the share of the agricultural sector in the total volume of investments into the economy of Ukraine.

The volume of capital investments in agriculture of Ukraine in January-March this year amounted to 10.9 billion hryvnia, which is 57.9% more than in the same period last year.

About it reports a press-service of the National scientific center Institute of agrarian Economics, citing data from the state statistics service.

“The total volume of capital investments developed in agrarian sector of economy in January-March 2017, amounted to 10.9 billion. This is 4 billion, or 57.9%, compared with the same period of the previous year”, – stated in the message.

It is also noted that during this period also increased the share of the agricultural sector in the total volume of investments into the economy of Ukraine to 16.8% from 13.5%.

According to forecasts, if in 2017 will not have force majeure, the volume of investments in the agricultural sector of Ukraine will reach more than 75 billion UAH, while last year the figure was equal to 49.7 billion hryvnia.

As reported Корреспондент.netduring the first three months of 2017, the export of Ukrainian agricultural products increased by almost 40% compared to last year of $ 4.6 billion.

Recall that Ukraine has sold 35 million tons of grain since the beginning of the 2016-2017 marketing year (reports from July-June).

It was also reported that agricultural exports of Ukraine to the EU has allowed Ukraine to enter the TOP-3 countries “actually feed the European Union.”

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