Ukrainian sugar export up almost 60%
07.12.2017 17:11 "Agro Perspectiva" (Kyiv) —
This year Nov Ukrainian sugar export has boomed to 67,200 tons (up 59% against this year Oct), Ukrinform says referring to Ruslana Butylo, Analytical Department Director of Ukrainian National Association of Sugar Producers Ukrtsukor, report.
«As of Nov, 67,200 tons of sugar were exported. The geography of exports has not changed much. The main shipments were made to Turkmenistan (14%), Sri Lanka (14%), Switzerland (12%), Azerbaijan (11%) and Turkey (10%),» the report reads.
As to the report, within this year Jan-Nov, the Ukrainian producers shipped to foreign markets in total 551,000 tons of sugar (up 64% against last year similar).