According to official statistics, milk production in Ukraine is about 9 million tons, but we donot have such volume. In fact, we have no more than 6 million tons. There has never been no such low production, processing and consumption of milk in Ukraine for last hundred of years. For example, in 1991-1995, we were […]
In 2019, production of domestic dairy products decreased by 5-6%. The reason is a set of crises in the dairy industry. The current crisis is the predicted result of our government’s inaction in the years of independence. Support for dairy cattle breeding in our country was minimal. To stop the decline in milk production and […]
During the VII Summer Dairy Summit, the Director of the Dairy Market Research Center (DIA), Mikhail Mishchenko, noted that today there is a number of question the dairy industry of the Russian Federation has to answer. One of the key question is the one of export and its necessity.
This year, milk market conditions are expected to be more balanced again than in the previous three years, which were characterized by imbalances. There were massive surpluses of skimmed milk powder, while milk fat was temporarily scarce. The stocks of skimmed milk powder have shrunk significantly. 70% of the EU intervention stocks of SMP were […]
According to the participants of the event, for Ukrainian dairy this year was rather difficult. It was less successful than 2017, but the overall situation in the industry looks much better compared to the crisis 2015-2016. – INFAGRO
I would like to start with some figures that eloquently testify on the way Ukrainian milk processing has passed since 1990. If in 1990, 24 million tons of milk were produced, of which 18.5 million tons were recycled, in 2017 the total milk production in Ukraine amounted to 10.3 million tons. The plants processed only […]
I have read an interesting material about the top 5 dairy industry problems as they look in the opinion of its representative. I believe that this material is a unique illustration of the real problems of the industry, because its representative did not name EVEN A SINGLE ONE of the problems which are really important. […]
DN: Vasyl, you are the owner of the INFAGRO analytical agency, right? VV.: Yes, I am. DN: How did the idea of establishing INFAGRO appear? VV.: The idea was spontaneous. Another thing is why we have chosen to specialize in dairy business. At first I thought about being engaged in analysis of all the branches […]
There is a number of serious consequences that Great Britain’s exit from the European Union might cause. Now that we have had a few weeks to think it all over, it seems that it will be British dairy farmers who will be the biggest sufferers from the so-called Brexit. The EU will, of course, lose […]
Prime news in the dairy market of Russia is the discussions concerning the draft regulation on Modification of Rules for granting subsidies from federal budget to the regional budgets.