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Sugar export from Ukraine plunged 25x in Jan-Apr
28 May 2021, 17:07
Beet sugar export supply from Ukraine in January-April 2021 dropped to 2.18 thou. t, 25x down YoY (Jan-Apr 2020: 54.56 thou. t worth USD 20.17 mln), the data of the State Customs Service show.
The dollar value of sugar exported is USD 1.12 mln.
Related: Ukrainian Sugar Market Overview 2020/21
The largest markets for Ukrainian sugar in monetary terms since the start of 2021:
- Israel: USD 517.4 thou., 43.3% of the total supply
- Germany: USD 365.94 thou., 30.6%
- Moldova: USD 176.69 thou., 14.8%
- South Korea: USD 56.86 thou., 4.8%
- Georgia: USD 35.26 thou., 2.9%
Sugar import to Ukraine in 4M 2021 totalled 40.12 thou. t for the amount of USD 21.05 mln. The key exporters in this period are Poland (USD 13.84 mln), Belorus (USD 2.21 mln), Germany (USD 1.72 mln).
Previously reported that Astarta-Kyiv started cane raw sugar processing at its sugar refinery in Polvata region, Yareskivsky Sugar Plant.