22 June 2017
According to Ukrstat information in May 2017 Ukrainian companies produced about 85k tons of poultry meat which is by 14% lower than in April and is close to the level of May 2016.
Industrial output of fresh poultry meat grew y-o-y by 17% up to 68k tons, frozen chickens – decreased by 26% to 17k tons.
In total in the first five months of Y2017 Ukrainian enterprises produced 473k tons of poultry meat, +17.4% y-o-y. In volume terms growth made 70k tons. We note that export volume during reporting period increased by 37k tons up to 124k tons (close to 26% of total industrial poultry production).
As we reported earlier in Y2016 Ukrainian companies produced 991k tons of poultry meat (by 12% more than in Y2015), export made 240k tons, +49% vs. Y2015.