This was reported by Deputy Prime Minister, Viktoria Abramchenko.
The increase is connected to a large harvest of sugar beet.
According to analysts, in the season of 2020–2021, it can harvest 77 million tons.
From July 1, 2021, only Ukrainian citizens will be able to acquire plots of agricultural land with an area of up to 100 hectares.
International organizations believe that restrictions can break the entire food supply chain in the world.
Roman Vilfand noted that there is an opportunity to improve the crop capacity on existing agricultural territories.
From January 1 till June 30, 2020, no more than 20 million tons of grain can be sent outside the country.
The decision was made in connection with the systematic cases of the identification of dangerous quarantine objects in exported products.
According to the document, it is necessary to create a state reserve of agricultural products, raw materials and food in anticipation of emergency, including bad weather and crop failure.