Purchase of agricultural products, Slovenia, March 2019

The value of agricultural products purchased in March 2019 4% higher than in March 2018

The total value of agricultural products purchased in March 2019 was 4% higher than in March 2018 and more than 14% higher than in February 2019.

  • 5/20/2019
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  • provisional data

The value of purchased industrial plants and potato much higher than in March 2018

In March 2019 the value of purchased products in the group arable farming was more than 46% higher than in March 2018. The value increased mostly due to much higher value of purchased industrial plants and also of potato. The value of purchased vegetables increased by less than 1%. The value of purchased cereals decreased by almost 23% due to lower purchased quantity of grain maize.
 
The value of purchase in the group fruit and wine growing higher than a year before

In March 2019 the value of purchased products in the group fruit and wine growing was 45% higher than a year before. The value of purchased fruit was much higher because the quantity of purchased fruit was higher than in March 2018. Much higher was also the value of purchased plants. The value of purchased alcoholic drinks decreased by almost 9%.

The value of purchased livestock lower and of poultry higher than in March 2018

In March 2019 the total value of purchased products in the group livestock breeding was almost the same as in March 2018. The value of purchased livestock was 14% lower (lower was the quantity as well as the average price of purchased bulls for slaughter) and the value of purchased poultry 15% higher. The value of purchased milk was higher by almost 8% due to higher average price of purchased milk, while the quantity was lower than a year before.
Value of purchased agricultural products, Slovenia
Value of purchased agricultural products, Slovenia
Source: SURS
Value of purchased products in group livestock breeding, Slovenia
Value of purchased products in group livestock breeding, Slovenia
Source: SURS
Purchase of agricultural products, Slovenia
III 2019III 2019
II 2019 
III 2019
III 2018
1000 EUR1)index
Total41,959114.3104.0
Arable farming1,30194.5146.3
  cereals30351.477.2
  industrial and fooder plants485307.01,281.3
  potatoes22069.9130.7
  vegetables2)29493.2100.8
Fruit and wine growing3,770141.6145.0
  fruits798124.9832.2
  plants3)1,143222.2229.0
  grape for industry---
  alkoholic drinks1,829121.191.2
Livestock breeding36,564112.899.6
  livestock10,864112.185.8
  poultry7,545114.7115.2
  eggs4)1,844100.384.0
  milk15,909114.4107.7
  dairy products7120.880.2
  hides and wool360119.361.5
  honey and honey products3543.1124.7
Other products5) 324120.6170.4
- no occurence of event
1) Some totals do not add up due to rounding.
2) Including dry beans.
3) Fruit plants and vine plants.
4) Eggs for consumption and hatching eggs.
5) Flowers, cultivated mushrooms and olive oil.
Source: SURS
METHODOLOGICAL NOTE
Monthly data for the current year are provisional. With each First Release the data can be corrected and completed with new data. Monthly data get status of final data with the publication of annual data (at the latest at the end of February next year).
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