March 24, 2017
Şevki Acuner, Director of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) for Ukraine, hopes that the bank will expand its investments in projects in Ukraine up to EUR 1 billion this year.
March 21, 2017
The State Service of Ukraine on Food Safety and Consumer Protection reported on restrictions, imposed on export of Ukrainian poultry on grounds of documented cases of avian influenza in Ukraine. According to the agency, Iraq, China, Qatar, Yemen and Jordan temporarily ceased imports from the whole territory of Ukraine. At the same time, Hong Kong, the UAE, Saudi Arabia and the EU countries imposed a partial import ban on the regions where disease cases were documented (i.e. Chernivtsi, Odesa and Kherson regions).
March 16, 2017
In 2017, another five Ukrainian food producers were qualified as exporters to the EU. In particular, the list includes one company selling dairy products, one producer of ready-to-consume foods of poultry meat, and three honey producers.
March 13, 2017
As reported by the State Fiscal Service (SFS), Ukraine exported 8,100 tons of shelled eggs in January-February 2017 worth USD 6.99 million. At the same time, import of the same product reached 402 tons worth USD 1.2 million. Thus, the positive surplus in foreign trade in eggs made up USD 5.8 million.
March 9, 2017
Ukraine is very likely to become a major sugar exporter. As announced by Taras Kutovyi, the Minister of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine, Ukraine is to increase its sugar export up to 1 million tons as early as in 2017/18 MY.
March 6, 2017
Ukraine looks forward to cooperating with Qatar in the field of port infrastructure development, as well as in establishing direct air communication between the states.
March 3, 2017
Ukraine can become one of UAE’s important agricultural products supplier, as stated by Ms. Olga Trofimtseva, Deputy Minister of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine, after a meeting with Dr. Thani Ahmed Al Zeyoudi, Minister of Climate Change and Environment for the United Arab Emirates.