the food industry in profitability and order backlog are still weak, although the economic outlook has turned positive.
the food industry economic overview according to the field of enterprises ' turnover has increased slightly but production volumes are not.
food and beverage exports increased in January-June to ten percent compared to the previous year's first half.
Last year the food and beverages were exported from finland to eur 1.5 billion, while the value of imports amounted to 4.5 billion.
”Next year the food industry will likely have equal exports than 2014 was before the Russian economic sanctions.
Companies have found a new solvent target countries for their products,” estimated the food industry alliance, ceo of Pia of the Base.