Ukrainian Enterprises of Meat & Dairy Industry Increased Production
OREANDA-NEWS. February 24, 2012. Each year an average Ukrainian consumes about 205 kg of milk. Experts predict that this year the figure will increase by 5 kg. Domestic dairy industry is ready to increase the supply of these products to the domestic market. So we should also expect an increasing activity of meat processing plants. This was started by Minister of Agrarian Policy and Food Mykola Prysyazhnyuk during a briefing at the Cabinet
"According to forecasts of the Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food this year for the production of dairy products would be recycled 4.7 million tons of milk. Last year, with processed 4.6 million tons of milk, 21% was used for the production of milk for export" - said Mykola Prysyazhnyuk.
Also official noted that 2011 year there was an increase of meat production. Due to this an import of meat products decreased by 40%.