Income from the supply of poultry meat increased by 30%.
Sales of Ukrainian poultry meat abroad continues to grow. This is evidenced by the State fiscal service informs Rus.Media.
In particular, revenues from the supply of chicken meat in Ukraine increased by 30%. In 2018, the country exported a total of 328 thousand tons of poultry meat a total cost of 506,6 million dollars.
The largest buyer for Ukrainian poultry meat the Netherlands, which acquired it 112,4 million dollars in 2018. On the second place by export quantity has occupied Slovakia. Last year, the Slovaks have bought meat of Ukrainian poultry 59.9 per million dollars. Third place goes to Saudi Arabia – 51.8 million dollars.
Ukrainian chicken exports in more than 80 countries. Ukraine has climbed to sixth place in the global ranking of exporters, ahead, thus, Russia and Canada. Also, our country is among the top three in the EU countries as one of the largest suppliers of poultry meat.