Agricultural land in Ukraine is one of the best mid and long-term investment opportunities in the world. Ukraine’s diverse farming climatic zones provide an exceptional opportunity for fully-diversified, complete-cycle farming ventures with livestock, seed production, premium field crops and row crops production of export-scale agri commodities volumes, feed harvests, and farm-to-fork foods. No1 in sunflower oil and one of the global leaders in corn, soya, wheat, barley, sugar, honey, chicken meat and eggs, Ukraine has a huge potential to lead in beef, lamb and pork, dairy products and superfoods. Continue reading “Agricultural land investment in Ukraine”
Agriculture & Food, Forestry & Water Management in Ukraine
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EBRD and World Bank urge policy steps to boost investments in Ukraine’s agriculture
Ukraine has potential to significantly increase food output. Once called breadbasket of Europe, Ukraine’s soil’s agri-ecological potential is only used for 40 percent.
The EBRD and the World Bank called in May 2009 for new government policies to help boost investment in agriculture in Ukraine and so unlock the huge potential the country has to increase farming output. Continue reading “EBRD and World Bank urge policy steps to boost investments in Ukraine’s agriculture”
Bread Basket of Europe
Bread basket of Europe is an old description of Ukraine.
Among all the associations foreigners have with Ukraine, the oldest and still valid assertion that Ukraine is the bread basket of Europe. So, why is Ukraine called the “Bread Basket of Europe?” Continue reading “Bread Basket of Europe”
Sustainable evolution of the Ukrainian market
Ukrainian consumers’ behavior is changing to sustainable consumption despite the financial crisis. Without any marketing efforts, Ukrainians are going back to “grandma’s recipes” and village markets or bulk home deliveries for basic fruit and vegetables at prices below supermarkets’ bids. Continue reading “Sustainable evolution of the Ukrainian market”
EBRD supports Agricultural Commodity Production and Pre-harvest Financing in Ukraine
The EBRD is providing a loan of up to USD 30 million to Ukraine’s Desnagrain, a wholly owned subsidiary of French agricultural cooperative Champagne Cereales, in a move that EBRD believes will support the local [Ukrainian] farming sector. Desnagrain was established in 2006 as a spin-off from a leading European malt producer Malteurop, another subsidiary of Champagne Cereales. Continue reading “EBRD supports Agricultural Commodity Production and Pre-harvest Financing in Ukraine”
Pepsi acquires Ukraine’s Sandora
PepsiAmericas Inc. (NYSE: PAS) and Pepsico, Inc. (NYSE: PEP) acquired remaining 20% stake in Sandora LLC for $136.7 million on November 5, 2007. Continue reading “Pepsi acquires Ukraine’s Sandora”
Investment opportunies in Ukraine
The post-Soviet asset base of Ukraine has given it a solid foundation for stable economic development. Even when the Russian financial default erupted in 1998, Ukraine’s economy suffered less and has been growing steadily ever since. Continue reading “Investment opportunies in Ukraine”