The agriculture Ministry expects the allocation of 3 billion USD of support to farmers in the next year

Минагрополитики рассчитывает на выделение 3 млрд грн поддержки аграриям в следующем году

The Ministry of agrarian policy expects for the direct support of agriculture in the amount of 3 billion USD next year. This was during the briefing said the Minister of agrarian policy and food of Ukraine Taras Kutovoy.

“In our opinion, it is necessary to carry out direct support of agriculture. In the context of the volume, which we offer for next year, is in the range of 1% of the gross realization of agricultural products in Ukraine today. In real terms this figure is around UAH 3 bn, which we as a Ministry, and I think that the industry would expect in the next year”, – said the official.

The Minister believes that “this is a balanced approach that can work.”

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We will remind, the new Minister of agrarian policy Taras Kutovy spoke about the vision of reform in agriculture. In his opinion, “the main issues that arise today, it is a question of support of the industry, taxation issues, that is, there are underlying financial issues.”