In the first quarter of 2017, Ukraine increased the production of flour and sunflower oil

In the first quarter of 2017, Ukraine increased the production of flour and sunflower oil

In the first quarter of 2017, Ukraine increased the production of flour and sunflower oil

The FINANCIAL -- In January-March of 2017, the production volumes of flour in Ukraine totaled 475 thsd tonnes, an increase of 0.6% compared with the same period last year, reported the State Statistics Service of Ukraine.

Also, in the reporting period Ukraine significantly increased the production of crude sunflower oil, which reached 1.448 mln tonnes, up 35.7% compared with January-March of 2016, according to APK-Inform.

The production of margarines and edible fats totaled 54.7 thsd tonnes, up 26.8% compared with the same period in 2016.