Ukraine has reduced the production of bread


Within five months of the current year Ukraine reduced the production of bread by 8.8% compared to the corresponding period in 2017.

This is evidenced by the State statistics service of Ukraine.

In particular, in January-may 2018 produced in Ukraine, 393 thousand tons of grain, which is 8.8% less than in the corresponding period last year.

The production of sweet biscuits in Ukraine during this period increased to 73.3 thousand tons, 3.9%, and waffles to 21.4 thousand tons — 3.5%.

However, the production of flour (wheat and wheat-rye) decreased to 704 thousand tons, by 5.3%.

We will remind, earlier it was reported, bread of Ukraine in 2018 more expensive on average by 2% per month. The trend will continue until the grain enterprises do not compensate for losses from the production of social kinds of bread.

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