field of chemical and
oil-chemical industries was guaranteed by the implementation of a new
joint-venture system, represented by SE “Polisyntes”, JC “Organika” in
Bibrka and Yavoriv SEZ: CE “Snezhka-Ukraine”, SE “Vikont”, CE
The production of building materials and main goods for building, among
those non-ore building materials, bricks, cement, lime and gypsum, has
increased in the Region. However, due to a better correlation of price
and quality, import production has the advantage on the market of
Investments for purchasing the modern technological equipment and
implementation of advanced industrial technology are necessary to solve
the problem of output decrease of building materials and goods, which
are not worse than the foreign samples.
Food processing industry takes a great place in the industry of Lviv
Region. There are about 130 powerful enterprises and more than 1200
small processing departments.
The largest increase of production is observed among the enterprises,
which represent the brewery, alcohol, liqueur-vodka, non-alcohol, milk
processing, oil and confectionery industries.
FUEL AND ENERGY INDUSTRY
The functioning of coal industry is connected with the existence of coal
deposits. The stocks run to about 122.0 million tons. The share of Lviv
Region in common state output of coal is 4.3%. There are about 14 acting
enterprises in this industry, where about 12 thousand people are
Oil-output industry is connected with function of Borislav
oil-industrial area on the Region’s territory, which is considered one
of the oldest areas in Europe. Today the stocks of oil run to about 30.9
million tons. There are about 800 acting pores nowadays.
Oil-processing industry is represented by open JC “NPK “Galychyna” which
has about 1.8 thousand workers. The company processes about 3 million
tons of oil annually.
Lviv Region is one of the most gasified regions in Ukraine. About 77% of
housing fund is provided by natural gas.
More than 300 pores provide the output of natural gas. The stocks run to
about 96 million cubic m of gas. Lviv Region has more than 5% of the
common output of natural gas in Ukraine.
Electric energetics is an important industry in Lviv Region. The common
capacity of power stations is 4707.5 MVt, including Dobrotvirska TES-600
MVt. Some share of electrical energy is exported to foreign markets
(Poland). Great attention is paid to the introduction of untraditional
and innovative sources of energy and small hydro- and wind-energetic.
583 large and middle agricultural factories of different forms of
property are producing agricultural goods in the Region, among them 257
are private. In the private sector 1190 peasant farms and 343 thousand
farms produce agricultural production.
Nowadays the agricultural lands possessed by the farmers have 657
thousand hectares or 59% of the Region's total area.
Lviv Region takes the third place among the other regions of Ukraine
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