In January-March, Ukraine increased agricultural production — State Statistics Service




In January-March of 2019, the production volumes of agricultural commodities in all categories of Ukrainian agricultural households increased by 3.4% compared with the same period last year, reported the State Statistics Service of Ukraine on April 16.

In particular, agricultural enterprises demonstrated the growth of agricultural production figures — up 7.7%, but households of the population faced the downward trend — down 1.5%.

At the same time, in March 2019 the agricultural production increased by 3.5% compared with the same month of 2018, and also increased by 21.7% compared with February 2019.

According to the announcement, in the nearest months the officials can update calculations in the reporting period taking into account the animal products figures.