January 29, 2013
Ukraine exports 15.8 million tonnes of grain during Jun 2012 - Jul 2013
Ukraine has exported 15.8 million tonnes of grain during the marketing year, of June 2012 - July 2013, a 46% increase compared to the same period of previous marketing year.
Ukraine has exported 1.6 million tonnes of grain since beginning of 2013.
According to data provided by the Ministry, about 5.99 million tonnes of wheat, including 5.1 million tonnes of milling wheat have been exported this marketing year. Barley exports were measured at 1.98 million tonnes compared to 1.93 million tonnes for the same period of the previous marketing year. About 7.6 million tonnes of corn have been exported this marketing year, compared to 6.1 million tonnes in the previous year. The Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine also forecasted 23 million tonnes of grain exports for this marketing year.