November 23, 2007


Milk and meat production growth seen in Ukraine



The Agrarian Policy Ministry of Ukraine sees production growth of meat and milk production 2.7 fold and 60 percent, respectively by 2015.


The production growth is predetermined by a state target programme of development of the Ukrainian village by 2015.


The Agrarian Policy Ministry seeks to create favourable conditions to develop the sector through priority development of large production on the basis of development of meat and milk production.


Notably, the Agrarian Policy Ministry predicts meat and milk production at 2 million tonnes and 12 million tonnes in 2008, respectively.


The ministry also predicts 1.9 million tonnes meat production and 12.3 million tonnes milk production in 2007.