Ukraine: The share of the agro-industrial complex in the structure of Ukraine’s GDP

According to the Prime Minister of Ukraine, the share of agribusiness in the GDP structure of the country should be about 20-25% after the introduction of new technologies and increase in processing capacities and the degree of processing.

Such information was provided by IA «UNIAN».

Now, the share of the agro-industrial complex in the structure of the Ukrainian economy is 12-13%, but taking into account processing the share is 16-17%. The Prime Minister said that the rate of 20-25% is quite real and that for today it is our goal.

According to his statement, the introduction of innovations in the development of the agro-industrial complex will give an opportunity to increase its share in the structure of the country’s economy to the desired level.

It should be recalled that the export of wheat during the current marketing year could amount to slightly more than 16 million tons, which is 8.2% lower than during the previous season.