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Transition to agricultural market economies: the future of Kazakhstan, Russia and Ukraine.

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This book offers information on the agricultural economy of Kazakhstan, Russia and Ukraine (KRU region). It covers a wide range of relevant issues, such as agricultural policies that affect production and trade, the privatization of land markets, the optimal use of fertilizers and other inputs, and the role of cooperatives. A number of sectors are examined, including poultry, dairy, fruits, and ve...


Chapter 5 (Page no: 51)

Wheat export development in Ukraine.

Wheat exports are very important for Ukraine's economy and agricultural development. This chapter examines the key factors determining the increase of wheat exports and assesses the consequences of the state regulation of wheat exports. In addition, the losses of wheat producers in Ukraine are calculated based on governmental restrictions on grain exports. Results suggest that Ukraine's export restriction policy heavily destabilizes agricultural markets and increases the risks to grain producers and restricts production.

Other chapters from this book

Chapter: 1 (Page no: 1) Overview of agriculture in Kazakhstan, Russia and Ukraine. Author(s): Liefert, W. M. Liefert, O.
Chapter: 2 (Page no: 15) Kazakhstan's agricultural development constraints: evidence from the wheat, beef and dairy sectors. Author(s): Petrick, M. Oshakbaev, D.
Chapter: 3 (Page no: 27) The rise of the former Soviet Union region as a major grain exporter. Author(s): Liefert, W. M. Liefert, O.
Chapter: 4 (Page no: 39) Policy issues and prospects for Ukraine's grain exports. Author(s): Schroeder, K. G. Meyers, W. H.
Chapter: 6 (Page no: 61) Effect of relative export price changes of the top principal crops in Russia. Author(s): Vorotnikova, E. Asci, S. Seale, J. L., Jr.
Chapter: 7 (Page no: 72) The role of production cooperatives in Russian agriculture. Author(s): Golovina, S. Nilsson, J. Wolz, A.
Chapter: 8 (Page no: 81) Agricultural cooperative development in Kazakhstan and Ukraine. Author(s): Sedik, D. Lerman, Z.
Chapter: 9 (Page no: 92) The strategy of innovative development of Russian agriculture. Author(s): Epstein, D.
Chapter: 10 (Page no: 102) The emergence of agroholdings and patterns of land use in Ukraine. Author(s): Lapa, V. Gagalyuk, T. Ostapchuk, I.
Chapter: 11 (Page no: 111) Large-scale dairy and poultry production in Russia: level and trends of development. Author(s): Surovtsev, V. N. Nikulina, Y. Saigusheva, U.
Chapter: 12 (Page no: 122) Does agroholding membership increase productivity and efficiency in Russian agriculture? Evidence from agroholdings in the Belgorod Oblast. Author(s): Hahlbrock, K. Hockmann, H.
Chapter: 13 (Page no: 133) Large-scale dairy and poultry production in Russia: efficiency and external environment. Author(s): Surovtsev, V. N. Schedrin, E. Ponomarev, M. Chastikova, E. Saigusheva, U.
Chapter: 14 (Page no: 145) International crop yield comparisons: selected KRU regions. Author(s): Moss, C. B. Schmitz, A.
Chapter: 15 (Page no: 157) Modelling fertilizer demand: the three bads. Author(s): Schmitz, A. Moss, C. B.
Chapter: 16 (Page no: 164) Russian trade in agricultural products: current state and influences of trade integration. Author(s): Erokhin, V.
Chapter: 17 (Page no: 172) Farm support in Ukraine and Russia under the rules of the WTO. Author(s): Brink, L.
Chapter: 18 (Page no: 183) Accession of KRU to the WTO: the effect of tariff reductions on KRU and international wheat markets. Author(s): Burkitbayeva, S. Kerr, W. A.
Chapter: 19 (Page no: 191) Wheat export restrictions in Kazakhstan, Russia and Ukraine: impact on prices along the wheat-to-bread supply chain. Author(s): Götz, L. Djuric, I. Glauben, T.
Chapter: 20 (Page no: 204) Agricultural land policy of Ukraine: state legislation and efficiency analysis. Author(s): Murova, O.
Chapter: 21 (Page no: 215) Dynamics of agricultural production and land use in post-soviet Ukraine. Author(s): Nizalov, D. Thornsbury, S. Loveridge, S. Woods, M. Zadorozhna, O.
Chapter: 22 (Page no: 228) Competitive analysis of pulse production in Russia, Ukraine and Kazakhstan. Author(s): Boersch, M. Kirby, S.
Chapter: 23 (Page no: 238) Evaluating the economic efficiency of subsidies based on the basic output equations for agricultural enterprises in the north-western regions of Russia. Author(s): Epstein, D.

Chapter details

  • Author Affiliation
  • FAO Regional Office for Europe and Central Asia, 34, Benczur utca, Budapest 1068, Hungary.
  • Year of Publication
  • 2015
  • ISBN
  • 9781780645353
  • Record Number
  • 20153199065