According to the results of 2018, «Radekhivskyi Sugar» LLC became the biggest sugar exporter, having delivered 150,9 thousand tonnes at the amount of $ 55,55 million.
The second place in the rating was taken by «Tsukoragroprom» LLC — 65,8 thousand tonnes of sugar ($ 28,3 million). «Podillia» Foods Company» PJSC became the third having exported 60,7 thousand tonnes of sugar ($ 20,4 million).
«Radekhivskyi Sugar» increased sugar export volumes by more than a third, compared with last year. This gave the company the opportunity to lead the rating of sugar exporters in 2018. «Tsukoragroprom» LLC reduced exports by 18%, but rose to a new level taking the second place in the rating with a significant gap. Also, it should be noted that in 2017 «Vinnytsia Center of Grain Production №2» LLC, which is a part of «Ukrprominvest-Agro» Group, took the second place. Now the company of «Ukrprominvest-Agro» Group occupies the third place («Podillia» Foods Company» PJSC)», — commented the deputy chairman of «Ukrsugar» Association and the leading speaker of Sugar World 2019 Ruslana Butylo.
In 2018, Ukraine totally exported 2% less sugar than in 2017 — 586,5 thousand tonnes ($ 217,09 million). The main importers were Uzbekistan, Azerbaijan, Libya, Turkey and the United Kingdom.
More details on the situation in sugar market and development outlook will be discussed at the Third International Congress Sugar World 2019, on February 27, 2019. The focus of the event will be on the current trends in quality sugar production and the establishment of long-term contacts.