Ukraine and Russia to increase grain exports
As of August 22, Ukraine in 2018/19 MG exported 4,593 million tonnes of grain, which is 5.2% lower than in the corresponding period of the previous season.
thus, in comparison with the previous year
export of barley decreased by 19% to 1.19 million tons,
corn exports remained unchanged at 1.04 million tons.
- wheat export increased by 5% to 2.31 million tons,
Russia continues to increase the pace of grain exports amid declining crop forecasts and possible export restrictions. According to the FCS of Russia, as of August 22, already exported 7.8 million tons of grain (excluding sales to the countries of EEU), which is 425 higher than in the same period last season to 5.5 million tons.
compared To the previous season
export of barley decreased by 18% to 1 million tonnes,
corn exports decreased by 32% to 478 thousand t
- wheat exports increased 1.7 times to 6.4 million tons,
the EU has reduced in the current my, wheat exports by 58% to 1.76 million tons against of 2.79 million tonnes for the same period last year. The export of barley rose to 938 thousand tons, as opposed to 521 thousand tonnes in the same period last year.