Vinnytsia sugar refineries produced almost 217 thousand tonnes of sugar

As of November 12, sugar refineries in Vinnytsia region produced almost 217 thousand tonnes of sugar.

It is reported by press service of Vinnytsia Regional State Administration.

Sugar beet harvesting finishes in the region: 48,3 thousand hectares have been harvested (97,4% of the forecast), 2375,2 thousand tonnes of sweet roots have been harvested with the average yield of 491,8 centners/ha — 78,6 centners/ha more than last year.

There are 5 sugar refineries in operation in the region, which accepted 1615,1 thousand tonnes of beets for processing, processed 1489,6 thousand tonnes and produced 216,8 thousand tonnes of sugar.