In 2016 the joint index of costs for production of agricultural commodities in Ukraine increased by 13.5% YoY, the State Statistics Service of Ukraine informed.
In particular, the costs for plant growing commodities production raised by 10.6% YoY, and animal commodities – by 20.9%.
The cost index for materials and equipment of industrial origin used in agriculture grew by 4.2% YoY.
According to the statistics data, in December 2016 the costs of agricultural production increased by 2.3% MoM. (APK-Inform/Business World Magazine)