Ukraine within TOP-5 agricultural products shippers to EU
21.01.2019 18:04 "Agro Perspectiva" (Kyiv) —
Ukraine is among the top five agricultural products shippers to the European Union and has promising prospects for its cooperation further expanding, Ukrinform says referring to Ukrainian Acting Chief of the Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food Maxim Martyniuk report.
«Ukraine is among the top five shippers of the agricultural products to the European Union,» he said.
As to him, there are already 308 domestic companies who have the right to make the export shipments to the EU countries, and this number is constantly growing, including within such «traditionally difficult» categories as animal products.
as to him, within 2018, a number of additional trade preferences were opened for the Ukrainian honey, grape juice, processed tomatoes, barley groats and flour, and oats. In addition, other licensed preferences are constantly expanding, Martynyuk added.
As to the report, Martyniuk is rather positive as for the prospects for the growth of the Ukrainian agricultural products to the «capacious and solvent» EU market.