Russia increased the grain stocks by 3.3% - Rosstat
As of May 1, 2014 in Russia the stocks of grain at agricultural, procurement and processing organizations totaled 15.6 mln tonnes, up 3.3% (0.5 mln tonnes) compared to the rate of the same date of 2013, declared Rosstat.
Thus, the agricultural organizations faced the grain stocks' increase by 13.5% (1 mln tonnes) – to 8.3 mln tonnes, compared to the rate of the same period of 2013. At the same time, at the procurement and processing organizations the stated rate totaled 7.3 mln tonnes, down 6.2% (0.5 mln tonnes) compared to the rate of May 1, 2013.
In particular, wheat stocks at the procurement and processing organizations reached 4.85 mln tonnes (-7.7%), including 3.9 mln tonnes of milling wheat (-5.8%).
As of the reporting date, rye stocks increased by 8.6% - to 515 thsd tonnes, including 409 thsd tonnes of milling rye.
At the same time barley stocks faced a decrease of 7.3% - to 862 thsd tonnes, maize – 2.7% - to 797 thsd tonnes. Meanwhile, rice stocks decreased by 62.4% (to 26 thsd tonnes), panicum – by 36.6% (to 18 thsd tonnes), buckwheat – by 14.8% (to 48 thsd tonnes).
At the same time, there was oat stocks' increase by 52.7% - to 146 thsd tonnes.
You should be authorized to post comment
Russia harvested 2.1 mln tonnes of grains – Ministry of Agriculture
Russia: export prices for new crop milling wheat increased
In 2014/15 MY, Russia significantly increased grain exports to Iran and Azerbaijan – Rusagrotrans
Rosselkhoznadzor to tighten control on food imports to the territory of the Crimea
Russia: Ministry of Agriculture allowed beginning of grain purchasing interventions of the new season
July 1, 15:10
Russia: Ministry of Agriculture to possibly decrease the forecast of grain harvest, due to the weather conditions
July 1, 12:50
Russia: new mechanism for calculation of the export duties on wheat
July 1, 11:00