Ukraine has increased the processing capacity of oilseeds to 21.5 million tonnes per year

2018-01-10 12:22:45
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Ukraine has increased the processing capacity of oilseeds to 21.5 million tonnes per year

According to analysts, "Ukroliaprom" at the end of 2017 domestic capacity for processing of oilseeds reached 21.5 million tonnes, which allows to fully process the yield of sunflower, soybeans and canola.

 

In 1998 the power was 2.5 million tonnes, and from that time they increased 8 times.

 

Power plants that process soybeans have reached 4 million MT/year, processing of the rapeseed – 2 mln t/year, but they are used only 20% for active implementation of these crops into world markets.

 

During the years of independence Ukraine has built a new 60 processing enterprises and has also been upgraded and renovated existing plants. Overall, the sector received more than 3 billion $ investments.

 

there Is active development of port infrastructure, because 90% of oil is exported by sea. 6 domestic ports built 16 terminals.

 

for the 2017 Ukraine put into operation the grain terminal with a capacity of 1.75 million tonnes, and in 2016 – of 8.77 million tons.

 

in Recent years, Ukraine has seen a boom in grain transshipment in sea ports. If in the course of 2007, domestic ports and terminals conceded 10 million tons of grain cargoes, in 2015 amounted to 37.5 million tonnes, and in 2016 amounted to 40.3 million tonnes (including 39.4 million tonnes of grain). In the season 2016/17 transshipment of grain cargo increased to 43.5 million tons.