Ukrainian agrarian enterprises and private farms are steadily increasing production in all segments from plant growing to livestock production. According to data provided by the State Statistics Service, the agricultural product index in January-October was 109% as compared to the corresponding period of the last year,
The plant industry basically ensured such a growth. At the same time, livestock farms provideda growth to the tune of 2.7%
The leading regions in agricultural production are Zhytomyr, Kyiv, Poltava, Rivne and Sumy.
The agricultural sector, which forms almost 17% of the country's GDP and almost 38% of currency earnings, is included in the list of economic growth points of Ukraine. According to the results of the first eight months of 2018, the growth of agricultural production was + 4.9%. 290 Ukrainian enterprises have the right to export to the markets of the European Union. The volume of capital investments in agro enterprises for the first half of this year amounted to UAH 26.9 billion, which is almost 10% more than the corresponding period of last year.