The World Milk Crisis 2020 - what are the scenarios for future events? Volodymyr Andriets analyst Association of Milk Producers During the global quarantine analytical…
As of August 1, there are 1,775.8 thousand cows in Ukraine, which is 6.3% less than on the same date last year. The number of cows decreased the most in Chernihiv (-14%; 87 thousand heads), Zaporizhia (-12.1%; 42.1 thousand heads) and Mykolayiv (-11.4%; 53.5 thousand heads) oblasts.
In the first half of the year, Ukraine exported dairy products by 116.2 million dollars, which is 25% less than last year, while total imports increased by 160% to 140.5 million dollars, and the negative trade balance is already exceeded 24 million dollars.
In the first half of 2020, industrial enterprises produced 0.7% less milk compared to the analyzed period last year.