The development of the processing industry in 10 years might double GDP to $300 bln.
As of today, the structure of Ukrainian GDP, the processing industry accounts for only 10.1%, while in Poland this figure is 19%, and in Turkey 20%. On average, the added value of selling one ton of wheat is $50 at best, while deep processing of grain into syrups and gluten guarantees $300 of added value. Ukraine continues to export up to 75% of the grown grain annually, while the neighboring countries export only 4-5%. The creation of a high-tech processing industry with the involvement of IT professionals will double the national GDP in 10 years, bringing this figure to $ 300 billion, reported ukrinform.