In January-September, Ukraine exported more than 10,000 tons of apples to 65 countries, Head of the State Service on Food Safety and Consumer Protection Vladyslava Mahaletska said at the conference “Fruits and Vegetables of Ukraine 2021”.
“Work on opening new markets requires constant and systematic efforts of many government agencies and businesses. This is one of the important areas of our work,” said Mahaletska.
In 2020-2021, the largest exports of Ukrainian apples were recorded to the following countries: Belarus, the United Arab Emirates, Austria, Moldova, Saudi Arabia, Sweden, Oman, Malaysia, Kazakhstan, Greece, Kuwait, Turkey and Mauritania.
According to Mahaletska, the work is underway to open the markets of Vietnam, China, Egypt, India and Israel for Ukrainian apple producers. (Ukrinform/Business World Magazine)