Ukraine

The FINANCIAL -- In the first half of 2015, the sudden devaluation of UAH rates in the beginning of the current year and the continued decline of purchasing power of the population caused the observed reduction of imports of agricultural food products by 46% - to 1.9 bln USD, as opposed to 3.5 bln USD in the same period last year, declared Yuri Lupenko, Director of the National Scientific Center ...

The FINANCIAL -- Ukrainian agrarians started planting winter crops for the harvest-2016, declared Oleksiy Pavlenko, Minister of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine, on August ...

The FINANCIAL -- As of August 18, agrarians harvested 36.819 mln tonnes of grains and pulses, including 91 thsd tonnes of late grains, throughout the areas of 10.204 mln ha, or 70% of the plan. The ...

The FINANCIAL -- Adverse weather conditions, observed in Ukraine in early August 2015, can reduce the production volumes of corn in Ukraine by 10-15%, declared Yaroslav Krasnopolskiy, First Deputy ...