As of December 17, Ukraine processed 8.87 million tons of sugar beet and made 1,251.4 thousand tons of sugar (December 10 – 1,200.7 thousand tons). This is reported by ProAgro Gro” with reference to the information of the association “UkrSugar”.
According to the Ministry of Agrarian Policy, as of December 2, farmers have harvested 10.5 million tons of sugar beets from 98.8% of the harvest area.
As it was reported, the sugar season 2021/22 started on August, 21. According to an optimistic forecast of “Ukrsugar”, this season sugar production in the country will reach 1.45 million tons with domestic demand of 1.25-1.3 million tons.