The snow has left 2.5 million tons of corn
today normalizename remain 600 thousand hectares of corn, which corresponds to 2.5 million tons of grain.
most of the snow remained corn in Poltava – 150 thousand ha, Sumy – 130 thousand hectares and Chernihiv regions – 90 thousand ha. Approximately 30 thousand. ha not had the corn producers in the Kyiv region.
In Lugansk and Donetsk through constant fighting not had the corn on 10 hectares of fields.
At the beginning of December in Ukraine still remained nevirapine 20-25 thousand hectares sown with sugar beet. Now they have to dig in the conditions of frozen soil.
this situation may lead to the reduction of gross yield of corn in season 2016/17 MG and quality degradation that will affect the price of corn in March and April.
Now buyers offer for corn 149-151 $/ton or 4550-4600 UAH/t with delivery to the port. However, some traders reduce the purchase price in connection with the accumulation of sufficient volumes and a decrease in activity with the approach of the Christmas holidays.