Ukraine

Regional report: Eastern Europe - Snapshot of a pet care market in turbulent times

Regional report: Eastern Europe - Snapshot of a pet care market in turbulent times

Inflation causes fluctuations in the Eastern European pet care market post-pandemic. But pet humanization and health claims are driving the market.

Global Pet Industry
24 Nov 2023
€60 million: Kormotech expands operations in Lithuania

€60 million: Kormotech expands operations in Lithuania

The investment serves to support Ukrainian production sites that have faced disruptions from the war.

Production & Packaging
21 Nov 2023
Suziria opens new warehouse in Kyiv amid sustained performance of local industry

Suziria opens new warehouse in Kyiv amid sustained performance of local industry

The Ukrainian distributor shares some key trends with GlobalPETS that are driving the local pet industry.

Global Pet Industry
20 Oct 2023
Kormotech launches venture arm to help pet care companies seeking investment

Kormotech launches venture arm to help pet care companies seeking investment

The Ukrainian pet food manufacturer plans to allocate up to $300,000 to fund innovative projects across Europe and the US.

Global Pet Industry
13 Oct 2023
Latest pet food distribution partnerships

Latest pet food distribution partnerships

These 8 pet brands are pushing their product portfolio through new partnerships.

Pet Food
8 Aug 2023
The post-Black Sea grain era

The post-Black Sea grain era

Players are seeking alternative transport routes, but fearing a price increase in the near future.

Ingredients
3 Aug 2023
Russia terminates Black Sea grain deal

Russia terminates Black Sea grain deal

Wheat prices increase after the Kremlin halts support for the safe grain corridor from Ukrainian ports.

News
18 Jul 2023
Analysis: Black Sea grain deal is on the verge of collapse days before its extension deadline

Analysis: Black Sea grain deal is on the verge of collapse days before its extension deadline

Non-renewal would have direct implications in sourcing raw materials for pet food.

Trends & Insights
13 Jul 2023
Analysis: High inflation continues impacting pet supplies

Analysis: High inflation continues impacting pet supplies

Europe takes the lead in the biggest price increases in the first months of 2023.

Trends & Insights
5 Jul 2023
Analysis: How is the Ukrainian pet industry coping after 16 months of war?

Analysis: How is the Ukrainian pet industry coping after 16 months of war?

Top local players share with GlobalPETS how business is going and their expectations for the coming times.

Trends & Insights
28 Jun 2023
Black Sea grain deal extended for at least 60 days

Black Sea grain deal extended for at least 60 days

The pet industry ensures easier access to grain from Ukraine, a critical raw material in pet food formulation.

News
20 Mar 2023
The clock is ticking: deadline for Black Sea grain deal renewal approaches

The clock is ticking: deadline for Black Sea grain deal renewal approaches

The safe corridor to facilitate grain export from Ukraine to many industries, including pet food, expires on 18 March 2023. 

News
15 Mar 2023
Suziria considers expanding its distribution hub in Kyiv

Suziria considers expanding its distribution hub in Kyiv

The Ukrainian pet company wants to add 10,000 square meters to bolster its national distribution.

News
5 Jan 2023
Kormotech's pet food business hits revenue of $91.8 million

Kormotech's pet food business hits revenue of $91.8 million

The Ukrainian manufacturer earned 17% more in the first 9 months of 2022 driven by the consolidation of national sales.

Pet Food
16 Dec 2022
Black Sea grain deal is extended for 120 days

Black Sea grain deal is extended for 120 days

The prolongation of the agreement establishing safe grain exports from Ukraine is expected to help against shortages in the pet food supply chain in the coming months.

Global Pet Industry
18 Nov 2022
Suziria adds a new production facility in Ukraine

Suziria adds a new production facility in Ukraine

The Russian invasion played “a significant role” in accelerating the company’s production capacity expansion in the western part of the country.

Production & Packaging
17 Nov 2022
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