In January-July, Ukraine decreased flour and sunflower oil production

In January-July, Ukraine decreased flour and sunflower oil production

In January-July, Ukraine decreased flour and sunflower oil production

The FINANCIAL -- In January-July period of 2015, Ukrainian flour milling enterprises produced 1.109 mln tonnes of flour, a decrease of 14.1% compared with the same period in 2014, declared the State Statistics Service of Ukraine on August 18.

At the same time, the production volumes in July 2015 totaled 159 thsd tonnes, down 5.8% compared with the same month last year, but up 3.8% compared with June 2015, according to APK Inform.

In January-July of 2015, the production volumes of crude sunflower oil in Ukraine totaled 2.023 mln tonnes, down 22.4% compared with the same period in 2014.

In particular, in July 2015 the production volumes of crude sunflower oil reached 207 thsd tonnes, down 16.4% compared with June 2015, and down 35.8% compared with July 2014.