Russia. The share of profitable agricultural enterprises increased to 87%

28.04.2017

In 2016, the increase in the number of profitable agricultural enterprises increased by 2.5 p. p.

The share of profitable agricultural enterprises has increased in 2016 by 2.5 percentage points and amounted to 87%, said Minister of agriculture Alexander Tkachev at a meeting in the government.

"The increased share of profitable farms in the total number of farms by 2.5 percentage points and is now about 87%", — he said.

The Minister also noted that by the end of 2016, the financial position of agricultural producers remained at an acceptable level. The average profitability of production considering state support exceeded 17%, and excluding the subsidies, the profit margin is at 10%.


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