According to the State Customs Service, Ukraine exported 17.1 mln tonnes of wheat in July-January 2021/22 MY at the sum of 4.4 bln USD, up by 31% y/y in volume terms and up by 68% in monetary terms.
Turkey doubled the import of Ukrainian wheat in July-January 2021/22 MY to 1.6 mln tonnes. It was the third largest importer of the grain. Egypt was on the second place. It raised the import of Ukrainian wheat by 60% to 2.5 mln tonnes. Indonesia was the largest importer. It bought 2.7 mln tonnes of Ukrainian wheat, up by 21%.
Additionally, Saudi Arabia increased the import of Ukrainian wheat by 11 times to 690.5 thsd tonnes. It was on the fifth position in the list of importers.
APK-Inform forecasts the export of Ukrainian wheat at 22.5 mln tonnes in 2021/22 MY, up 35% y/y. The country has already shipped 76% of its wheat export potential over 7 months of the season.