Ukraine: since 2015, agrarian receipts raised 1 bln USD to the agro-industrial complex




The agrarian receipts, which have been operating in Ukraine since 2015, already raised 1 bln USD to the Ukrainian agricultural sector, reported the Deputy Minister for Development of Economy, Trade and Agriculture, Taras Vysotskyi, on April 24.

In particular, in the reporting period 2 thsd farmers received nearly 4 thsd agrarian receipts for more than 40 types of agricultural products, including alternate and organic products.

As a reminder, the Agrarian Receipts Project in Ukraine was developed by the International Finance Corporation (IFC), member of the World Bank Group, in partnership with the Embassy of the Swiss Confederation in Ukraine. The project focused on improving of the access to financial resources for small- and medium-scale agricultural producers by launching the financial instrument of "agrarian receipts" in Ukraine.