Current situation in the agricultural sector in Ukraine


  • Olha Piziuk Vasyl' Stus Donetsk National University


Most experts agree that current agricultural sector is one of the most important composites of the economic system in Ukraine. It is a main budgetgenerating source and ranks second in the commodity structure of exports. Ukrainian agriculture meets the domestic demand for quality food products. Ukraine has about 60% black soil, a favorable climate, skilled agricultural workers. However, the share of agriculture in the gross domestic product (GDP) is 8.9% or UAH 360 billion. As numbers show it does not slow down in the COVID -19 crisis.


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