In Ukraine over the past year the purchase prices of buckwheat grew by 156% and as of June 5, 16.8 thousand UAH per ton (excluding VAT).
This is according to Information-antimitoticescoe portal APK, reports “Hvil”.
Most of the cost of buckwheat crops grew in the Eastern region — to 19.4 thousand UAH per ton, and West to 16.9 thousand UAH per ton. Low price in the Nordic region, which is leader in the production of this culture — up to 14.3 thousand UAH per ton.
If we analyse prices by regions, the high cost of buckwheat remains in the Kharkiv region — 19,4 thousand UAH per ton, which is 177% more compared to the previous year and 8% less in comparison with the previous month. The cheapest buckwheat in the Kyiv region — 11.8 thousand UAH per ton.
At the same time, for a specified period, average producer prices for buckwheat increased by 141% to 29.9 UAH per kg.