Artemsil 2018 salt output totals 2.1 million tons
15.01.2019 16:32 "Agro Perspectiva" (Kyiv) —
As of 2018, the State-owned company Artemsil extracted, processed and shipped to its consumers 2.1 millions tons salt (up 22.4% against 2017), Ukrainian Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food reports.
As to the report, as of 2018, Artemsil boosted many of its ready products’ output. Thus, the company produced 197,800 tons packed salt (up 101.7% against 2017 similar); ground salt (shipped in bulk without additives) 469,300 tons (up 143.9%); ground salt (shipped bulk with anti-caking additive) 1,018.100 tons (up 127%), ground screened unpackaged salt 66,900 tons (up 135.4%).
Besides, Artemsil also produced the salt packed into the soft disposable containers 82,100 tons (up 117%) and iodized salt 62,800 tons (up 107.7%).
In meanwhile, within 2018, Artemsil exported 952,200 tons salt (45.7% of its total salt sales), up against 761,400 tons (44.4%) exported within 2017. It is to be admitted, within 2018, Artemsil was exporting its salt, as earlier, mainly to Hungary, Poland, Slovakia, Rumania and Serbia.