Friday, 16 December 2016

Ukraine has exported over 20mmt of grain

As of December 15, in the current marketing year, Ukraine has exported 20,061,000mt of grain, up around 4.5% on the same period last year.

More than half (10.6mmt) of exports was made up wheat, corn accounted for 5.3mmt and barley 4.0mmt.

In addition, Ukraine exported 165,000mt of flour.

The largest importers of Ukrainian grain is Egypt, China, Thailand, Saudi Arabia, Indonesia and Bangladesh.

The Ukraine marketing year for cereals begins July 1 and ends June 30.