Agro-production reaches 5-year high: CZK 199bn

Published: 07.08.2023 Related countries:  Japan Japan

Agricultural production in the Czech Republic in 2022 was the highest in five years (CZK 198.9bn).

Total spending on support for the agricultural sector at current prices fell from CZK 75.5 billion to CZK 70.9 bn y/y. Cereal production reached 8 218.4 thousand tonnes. Cattle numbers increased by 1.1% to 1 421.3 thousand pcs. Total pork production fell by 5,7 % to 217,000 tonnes carcass weight. Agricultural producer prices increased by almost 32%. The 2022 State of Agriculture Report published by the Ministry of Agriculture also shows that the agricultural land fund totalled 4 197 thousand ha (53.2% of the country's area) as at December 31, 2022. There has been a reduction in the area by about 2.1 thousand ha (0.05%).