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AGROTRADE Group will supply Ukrainian eco-products to the world`s markets

09.12.16

 

AGROTRADE Group received the Organic Standard, that is the only organic certification body in Ukraine for organic production recognized in the EU, and commencing spring 2017 AGROTRADE will start its own organic production: soybeans, peas, buckwheat. Areas under the production are amounted to 2,000 hectares located in Chernihiv, Sumy and Kharkiv regions.

Targeted markets are the EU and the US.

"The company has already invested in this area 10 million USD. Equipment purchased, new technology implemented, - says CEO of AGROTRADE Group Vsevolod Kozhemyako. - We see this project not only via economic benefits, but also assume social responsibility, which aims to preserve valuable national resource – land. Lack of soil artificial fertilizers and plant protection helps to restore its natural biology. Therewith, organic crop rotation will provide healthy and clean products".

Organic farming is a type of production, which excludes the use of synthetic fertilizers and heavy harmful chemicals. During 2016-2020 organic food market will grow annually by an average of 15.5%. After four years it will grow by 60% These are the results of the research, published by Grand View Research - American consulting company engaged in the research market in more than 40 countries.

Agrotrade Group, 2009