November 24, 2011

 

Ukrainian grain exports decrease in October

 

 

Ukraine's grain shipments fell by 36% in the month of October compared to the previous month, according to UkrAgroConsult.

 

Shipments reached 1.05 million tonnes compared to about 1.64 million tonnes in September, the Kiev-based researcher said.

 

Wheat exports fell to 142,800 tonnes in October from 834,600 tonnes, the researcher said. That compared with 760,700 tonnes in October last year.