In the first half of 2017, the total output in agribusiness marketplace rose by 8% year on year.
According to Ministry of Agriculture, production of primary agriculture products constituted 1.9bln Solution, up 7% year on year. A significant part of output had been recorded in cattle-breeding message.
According to Geostat, national research service of Ga, number of cattle has shrunk by 8% year on year, while the quantity of sheep plus pigs has increased by 5% plus 10% respectively. It should be famous that under Geostat strategy, growth in cattle-breeding sector signifies a growth in range of cattle and poultry in the reporting interval and it is a very important pointer to ensure a growth being made of animal merchandise (meat, milk, ovum). Number of cattle have reduced because of high exports symptoms.
Output after handling agriculture products during the first half of 2017 made-up 2.3bln GEL, up 9% year on year. Grains together with milk processing, manufacturing of strong drinks uses up an important place in any processing industry.
Increased creation of strong drinks renders significant contribution to the sector growth. Good drinks output made up 409mln GEL in the reporting period, up 33%. Milk products product output has increased substantially by annual 11% so that you can 395mln GEL.