The Cabinet raised the minimum prices for sugar
The Cabinet of Ministers as of September 1, 2015 increases the minimum prices for sugar beet and sugar by 30% and 37% respectively.
This is stated in the relevant government resolution №189 dated April 8, 2015.
The document provides for raising the minimum purchase price for sugar beet by 29.8% - up to UAH 445.87 / ton, and for sugar - by 36.7% - to UAH 6.455 thousand per ton.
Also the quota of sugar supply to the domestic market (quota 'A') in the next marketing year will be reduced to 1.72 million tonnes from 1.811 million tonnes that was set for the marketing season 2014/2015.