Ukrinform | 2 March 2023
More than 150,000 land agreements signed in Ukraine
The relevant statement was made by the Ukrainian Agrarian Policy and Food Ministry, an Ukrinform correspondent reports.
“In general, as of today, a total of 153,659 land agreements, covering 344,061 hectares, have been signed since the land market was launched,” the report states.
In terms of the total area of lands in relation to which the agreements were signed, the following regions took the lead: Kharkiv (40.8 thousand hectares), Dnipropetrovsk (31.5 thousand hectares), Poltava (28.5 thousand hectares), Kirovohrad (28.3 thousand hectares) and Khmelnytskyi (21.5 thousand hectares).
The average price of land per hectare is UAH 39,000 in Ukraine. This indicator was calculated based on 125,397 land agreements, covering 284,483 hectares.
Between February 24, 2022 and March 2, 2023, a total of 52,693 land agreements were signed, covering 99,534 hectares.
In terms of the total area of lands, the most active regions were Dnipropetrovsk (10.2 thousand hectares), Poltava (10 thousand hectares), Kirovohrad (10 thousand hectares), Vinnytsia (9.9 thousand hectares) and Khmelnytskyi (9.7 thousand hectares).
A reminder that Ukraine’s land market opened on July 1, 2021. Until 2024, only individuals who are Ukrainian citizens can buy agricultural lands (up to 100 hectares per individual).