In the 2016/17 season my Ukraine exported 20 million tons of grain
According to the Ministry agroprodmach on 15.12.16 from Ukraine were exported 20.1 million tons of grain, which was 880 thousand tons in excess of the totals of the same period of 2015.
in Particular, in comparison with the similar period of the previous season the export rates of the following:
- wheat exports increased by 1.1 million tons and amounted to 10,6 million ton,
- export of barley increased by 0.2 million tons to 4.1 million tons,
- corn exports decreased by 0.5 million tons to 5.3 million tons.
in addition, during December 2016 were exported 1.6 million tons of grain.
For the period January-October 2016 Ukraine exported agricultural products by 11.84 billion, which is 40.7% of the total national exports.
the Largest share in the national exports are cereals (4.8 billion $), oils and fats of vegetable or animal origin (3.1 billion dollars), finished food products (1.8 billion $).
Recall that in 2015 the export volume of agricultural products made up 14.56 billion or 38.1% of total exports and imports of 3.48 billion USD or 9.3% of national import.