Ukraine: costs for agricultural commodities production grew by 61%

Ukraine: costs for agricultural commodities production grew by 61%

Ukraine: costs for agricultural commodities production grew by 61%

The FINANCIAL -- In January-May of 2015, the joint index of costs for production of agricultural commodities in Ukraine (without the Crimea) increased by 60.6% compared with the same period of 2014, informed the State Statistics Service of Ukraine on June 30.

At the same time, in May 2015 the costs for agricultural production in the country reduced by 1.4% compared with April 2015. In particular, the costs for plant growing commodities production decreased by 0.9% compared with the previous month, animal commodities – down 2.4%, according to APK Inform.