May bread output up 7.6%, to 175,000 MT
19.06.2006 10:01 "Agro Perspectiva" (Kyiv) —
As to State Statistics Committee, this year May bread/bakery products output has grown to 175,000 MT, up 12,360 MT (+ 7.6%) against this year Apr and up 4,760 MT (+ 2.8%) as of last year May.
As to Committee, this year Jan-May bread output totaled 825,000 MT (down 2.6% as of last year Jan-May).
As earlier reported, this Apr bread/bakery products output had declined to 162,577 MT, down 7,390 MT (- 4.35%) against this Mar.
2005 bread/bakery products output had shortened to 2.1 mn MT, down 41,854 MT
(- 2%) against 2004.
It is to be admitted, Ukrainian bread/bakery products significant part is produced in mini-bakeries (or bakeries located immediately in big retail shops) which usually don’t submit any data to State Statistics Committee.