14 dairy processing enterprises have prepared a joined statement to the Ministry of Economic Development, Trade and Agriculture on a special investigation on protection of domestic dairy industry from growing imports.
Ukraine raw milk deficit causes reduction in the production of export-oriented dairy products, which naturally leads to shrinking export volumes. – INFAGRO
In Ukraine milk supply to dairies this year has shrunk 8%. Production of dairy products is also decreasing. – INFAGRO
The large-scale increase in cheese imports is now the most painful issue for Ukrainian cheese makers – INFAGRO
The dairy industry, both farmers and processors, continues to operate at approximately the cost price level. – INFAGRO
Denys Shmyhal, Prime Minister of Ukraine, said that the government will divide the Ministry of Economic Development, Trade and Agriculture into two departments.
The season for the production of milk powder is being over, the demand for it is as hign as before. – INFAGRO
There are still few positive changes on Ukrainian cheese market. Cheese sales have grown this year, but it was solely due to imports. – INFAGRO
Despite the trend on the global dairy market, butter prices in Ukraine remain stable. This is quite predictable, because production of this product is at the peak of the season now. – INFAGRO
The expected growth in dairy imports may leave no chance to Ukrainian dairy producers to revive the industry. Ukraine is now less dependent on foreign markets – Ukrainian dairy producers actually have nothing to sell. But at the same time, the influence of imports is increasing. The prices for dairy products in Ukraine remain quite […]