Egg production in Ukraine falls 2.1% in September compared with August to 1.64 billion eggs, according to government statistics; production up 5% year-over-year

, October 11, 2013 () – In September, egg production fell by 2.1% or 35.9 million eggs over August to 1,647.5 million eggs, the State Statistics Service said.

In September 2013, eggs production increased by 5% or 77.8 million eggs over September 2012.

In January-September 2013, the production of eggs increased by 3.3% or 482.8 million over January-September 2012 to 15,187 million eggs.

As Ukrainian News earlier reported, in August, egg production fell by 5.3% or 93.3 million eggs over July to 1,683.4 million eggs.

In 2012, production of eggs rose by 2.3% or 426.9 million eggs over 2011 to 19,116.7 million eggs.

Ukrainian News Agency

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