In Ukraine increased the production of chocolate

В Украине выросло производство шоколада

In Ukraine, began to produce chocolate products with cocoa

Chocolate production in Ukraine in September rose by 1.9%.

In Ukraine, the production of chocolate and food preparations containing cocoa, in packages weighing less than 2 kg, in September of 2017 amounted to 17.6 thousand tons which is 1.9% more than the same period in 2016, the press service of the state statistics.

In this case, by 2017 the production of chocolate grew by 22.5%. For the first 9 months produced 116 thousand tons of chocolate (+2,1% compared to the same period in 2016).

The production of sugar confectionery (including white chocolate), not containing cocoa, in September was 13.9 thousand tons, which is 6.6% less in September 2016, and 11.7% less than in August 2017 For the first 9 months produced 130 thousand tons of confectionery products (-4,7%).

Production of sweet biscuits, waffles in September 2017 amounted to 22.4 million tonnes, which is 5.4% more than in September 2016, and 3.3% more than in August 2017 For the first 9 months produced 190 thousand tons of goods (+6.9 percent).

In the centre of Kiev 30 people took the chocolate from the store

We will remind, since June 20, in Ukraine came into force a five-year anti-dumping duty size 31,33% for imports from Russia of chocolate and other finished food products with cocoa content.