In the period from January to July 2015 in Ukraine strongly decreased the Production of food, for example chocolate (30%), biscuits (24%), juice (29%) and sunflower oil (22, 4%), declared the State statistics service of the country.
Ukrainian enterprises in January-July has made 89, 3 thousand tons of chocolate and food products containing cocoa, 29, 6% less than in the same period last year, reports the UNIAN.
The production of canned vegetables in January-July decreased by 39, 5% – to 23, seven thousand Tons. In July 2015 produced 9, 2 thousand tons of this product in 1, 8 times more than in June 2015, but 34% less than in July of last year. Production of crude sunflower oil in Ukraine in January-July 2015 $ 2, 023 million tonnes, 22, 4% less than for the first 7 months of 2014. In July, the volume of sunflower oil production amounted to 207 thousand Tons, 35, 8% less than in July 2014 on 16, 4% less than in June. The Statistics service also said that the Production of Margarines and edible fats for 7 months of current year has decreased by 26 per cent to 117 thousand Tons. In July the Production of these products amounted to 17, 5 thousand Tons, which is 12, 1% less than in July 2014, but 18, 2% more than in June 2015. Remember, one of the world's largest manufacturers of confectionery products, which includes factories in Ukraine is Roshen. The founder of the Corporation Roshen is the head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko. Despite promises, it has until now not sold the company. However, he stated that he gave Roshen to the trust governance and deprived the Corporation of any influence. On Tuesday, the state statistics service of Ukraine also said that in the country in January-July of 2015 decreased coal production in comparison with January-July 2014, more than 2 times, or 53, 2%, – up to fifteen. 5 million tons, gas production over the same period decreased by 9, 7% – to 1, 6 billion cubic meters.