Ukraine in five years, has tripled the export of berries in the EU

Украина за пять лет утроила экспорт ягод в ЕС

The greatest demand in Europe are strawberries from Ukraine.

Ukraine over the past five years has tripled the export of berries in the EU, according to Ukrainian club of agrarian business.

In 2016, the EU imported 39,4 thousand tons of berries, fruit and nuts from Ukraine. Deliveries for the first half of 2017 amounted to 16.7 thousand tons, which is 1.8 times higher than in 2016, and 3.5 times more than in 2013 (4.7 thousand tons).

The greatest demand in the EU are strawberries from Ukraine. For seven months, 2017 Ukraine exported to the EU these berries for $3.15 million

Exports of strawberries in the EU rose from $442 thousand in 2013 to $1.3 million in 2016 For the first half of 2017, the volume of exports of strawberries in monetary terms amounted to $1.45 million, and for the year exceed $2 million.

The value of exports of raspberries, blackberries, elderberries, currants grew from $1.2 million in 2013 to $14.5 million in 2016 For the first half of 2017 the export of these types of berries amounted to $5.4 million, which is 2.16 times higher than in the same period, 2016 ($2.5 million).

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