Agriculture plays an important role in the Ukrainian economy.
Agriculture has been one of Ukraine's leading industries for many years, and now more than ever, it is becoming attractive for foreign investors. Agriculture in Ukraine will be the next major industry, according to experts, because of its strong output power. Agriculture has endless possibilities if they are properly executed.
Analysts believe that any company or investor can become successful without much effort by investing their money into agriculture in Ukraine. Agriculture in Ukraine is very appealing due to its low start up cost and high return on investment (ROI). Agriculture requires little capital to launch a business.
Ukraine agriculture is a big part of the country's economy. The largest agricultural areas are found in the southern regions, while the eastern territories focus more on industrial production. Agriculture contributes to approximately 8% of Ukrainian GDP. Ukraine agriculture also exports vegetables, sugar beet, berries, and dairy products to other European countries.
The biggest contribution of agriculture in Ukraine comes from grain crops which make up 46% of all sown area, while sunflower seeds are growing very fast, with 6 million tonnes being exported every year. These figures give us an idea of how developed agriculture in the Ukrainian economy.