Zhytomyr-based Korosten Meat Plant (KMP) incurred a loss of UAH 0.38m (US$0.07m) on sales of UAH 9.4m in 2001.

A year earlier, the company reported earnings of UAH 0.028m for 2000 and sales of UAH 5.5m.

KMP, which specialises in production of meat products, accounts for 0.5% of the total meat production in Ukraine.