On January 22, Russia purchased 8 thsd tonnes of grains to the intervention fund
On January 22, 2014, Russia held the regular stock exchange trading within frames of public grain purchasing interventions, and purchased 7.965 thsd tonnes of grains to the intervention fund (from the general proposed volume of 29.97 thsd tonnes), at the sum of 44.989 mln RUR.
In particular, the fund purchased 2.7 thsd tonnes of 3-grade wheat of the harvest-2013 (from the proposed volume of 4.05 thsd tonnes); 1.35 thsd tonnes of 4-grade wheat of the harvest-2013 (from the proposed volume of 5.67 thsd tonnes); 0.27 thsd tonnes of 5-grade wheat of the harvest-2013 (from the proposed volume of 8.235 thsd tonnes); and 3.645 thsd tonnes of feed barley of the harvest-2013 (from the proposed volume of 12.015 thsd tonnes).
The weighted average prices of the grains sold to the intervention fund were as follows:
- 3-grade wheat of the harvest-2013 – 6217.9 RUR/t;
- 4-grade wheat of the harvest-2013 – 6012.8 RUR/t;
- 5-grade wheat of the harvest-2013 – 5684.5 RUR/t;
- feed barley of the harvest-2013 – 4983.1 RUR/t.
Since the beginning of the stock exchange trading (October 15) the intervention fund already purchased 557.415 thsd tonnes of grains at the general sum of 3.285 bln RUR.
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