Russia imported the record volume of soybeans
According to the data of the statistics, in the period of September-March of 2013/14 MY, Russia imported 969 thsd tonnes of soybeans, as opposed to the same rates of 2012/13 and 2011/12 MY (716.6 thsd tonnes and 740.5 thsd tonnes respectively).
In the current season Russia purchased soybeans in 14 countries. At the same time, the major soybeans suppliers were the USA (40% of the total imports), Paraguay (31%) and Ukraine (12%).
Remind, that in the season 2012/13 Russia imported the stated crop from 16 countries. The major suppliers were Paraguay (66%), the USA (11%), Brazil (9%) and Ukraine (6%).
You should be authorized to post comment
Russia harvested 117 mln tonnes of grains - Ministry of Agriculture
In January-August, Russia exported 19 mln tonnes of cereal crops - Rosstat
October 20, 17:30
In January-September, Russia increased agricultural production - Rosstat
October 20, 10:30
Russia: as of October 1, grain stocks totaled over 49 mln tonnes – Rosstat
October 19, 17:15
On October 19, Russia purchased over 36 thsd tonnes of grains to the intervention fund
October 19, 15:40
Russia harvested more than 116 mln tonnes of grains - Ministry of Agriculture
October 19, 12:10
As of October 1, Russia harvested over 110 mln tonnes of grains – Rosstat
October 19, 10:45