Bread prices not to go up in 2015, - Minister Pavlenko

Ukraine has harvested enough grain for domestic needs, and this year will not see bread prices go up.

As reported by Censor.NET referring to Ukrinform, it was announced by the Minister of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine Oleksii Pavlenko on Aug. 25, during his working visit to the Kyrovohrad region.

"There are no reasons for bread prices to grow till the end of 2015," the minister said.

According to Pavlenko, Ukraine has harvested sufficient amount of grain for domestic needs.

In the Kirovohrad region, as of today, more than 1.6 million tons of early grains have been cropped.

During the trip, the minister met with the heads of leading agricultural enterprises of the region.

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Источник: https://en.censor.net.ua/n349061