June 22, 2012
Ukraine sees 2012 corn crop around 26 million tonnes
Ukraine estimates 2012 corn output at around 25-26 million tonnes, Deputy Minister of Agricultural Policy and Food Mykola Bezuhly said at a Cabinet meeting on Wednesday (June 20).
"This year's harvest will be no less. We look forward to about 25-26 million tonnes of dry grain," Bezuhly said.
He reminded that in 2011 Ukraine harvested almost 23 million tonnes of corn.