January 25, 2022
Russia's grain production expected to surpass 123 million tonnes by end-2021
Russia's grain production was expected to exceed 123 million tonnes by the end of 2021, of which about 76 million tonnes would be wheat.
By the end of the year, oilseed production is also expected to total 23 million tonnes.
According to Rosstat, grain production in Russia in 2020 reached 133.5 million tonnes, including 85.9 million tonnes of wheat.
Russia's Deputy Agriculture Minister, Sergey Levin, previously reported that the export of Russian agricultural products in 2021 totals $32 billion, 20% more than in 2020.
- TASS (Russia)