In 2012, egg production in Ukraine will reach 19.5 billion units, which will be 4% more than in 2011 This figure is a record. This was stated by Director of the Department of Livestock Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food of Andrew Getya.
According to him, as of December 1, farmers have already produced 17.7 billion eggs.
Result 2012 will be a record in the history of Ukraine's independence. In general, the production of eggs in Ukraine grows the fifth consecutive year, reaching a record high for the time being 18.7 billion pieces in 2011
Now Ukraine exports eggs in 45 countries, it is mainly in Africa and Asia. But in early December, Ukraine has received permission to export eggs and poultry to the EU.