Within January - March in the territory of area carried out activity of 19 exchanges (22 last year) by which it was carried out 351 auction and 1,6 thousand agreements on realization of goods in the sum of 1,4 billion UAH (in January - March 2008 1,4 thousand agreements on 0,3 billion UAH were concluded) are concluded. The average cost of one transaction made 858 thousand UAH (214 thousand UAH in January - March 2008), reports Head department of statistics.
Basis of exchange trade, as well as in previous years, trade in the plant growing production which specific weight made over 99% of a total cost of exchange agreements defined. In total through the exchanges of area 1287,5 thousand tons of specified production among which trade in wheat, corn and sunflower seeds prevailed are realized.
The remained volume of exchange trade was made by trade in vehicles, real estate, a flour wheat, etc.