Belarus is the CIS leader in terms of per capita production of agricultural goods, according to the National Statistics Committee. In less than a year, an increase in agricultural goods production in the country has amounted to almost 4%. Over the last 5 years, the production volumes of agricultural products in Belarus have increased by almost 9%.Every 12th employed Belarusian is working in the country"s agriculture sphere, which is 8% of the total employment in the economy, producing 7% of Belarus" GDP.