Ukrproduct said it had agreed with the development bank to extend the maturity of the loan to Dec. 1 2024 from December 10, 2018, Reuters reported.

It also agreed a 12-month capital repayment holiday, but added that it had paid the interest due in December under the new terms.

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Ukrproduct, which makes dairy products and the traditional fermented beverage kvass, gave no information on the size of the loan. In 2014, the group reported consolidated sales of 31.9 million pounds ($48.3 million).