This is evidenced by a report on the financial results, promulgated MHP.
In the second quarter of 2013 the price of chicken meat (domestic and export) remained stable compared to the first quarter, but the average price of chicken compared to the previous year fell by 7% to 16.20 UAH / kg. In the first six months of 2013 the average price of chicken was 16.26 UAH / kg, which is 5% lower than the same period last year.
"Reducing the average prices of chicken due to an increase in the share of exports in total sales of the company as a result of lower prices of frozen chicken over chilled", — said the MHP.
During the second quarter of 2013 continued to increase exports of chicken meat, implementing new export opportunities in various regions.
"In this regard, the volume of exports of frozen chicken in the first half of 2013 grew almost three times as compared with the corresponding period in 2012 and amounted to 54.75 million tons," — according to the MHP.