Sugar production in Ukraine as of November 28 has increased by nearly 42% compared to the volume of the same date in 2010
Thus, the sugar factories of Ukraine by a specified date in 2011 produced 2.07 million tons of sugar, which is 41.8% more compared to the same date last year. This was reported by Interfax-Ukraine, citing figures from the National Association of Sugar Ukrtsukor.
Recall Agriculture Ministry predicted that this season Ukraine will produce 2.1-2.2 million tons of beet sugar against 1.54 million tonnes last season. The annual demand for Ukrainian sugar market is estimated at 1.8-2 million tons.