In 2013 Russia reduced wheat exports - Federal Customs Service
In 2013 Russia reduced the exports of wheat and meslin by 14% compared with the same period of the previous year - to 13.79 mln tonnes, declared the Federal Customs Service of the Russian Federation on February 12.
According to the announcement, in monetary terms the reduction of wheat exports totaled 30% - to the level of 3.483 bln USD.
Russia exported the major share of wheat - 12.98 mln tonnes at the sum of 3.27 bln USD - to far-abroad countries.
According to the the Federal Customs Service, in the reporting period the imports of wheat and maize to the Russian Federation increased in 3.3 times (to 890 thsd tonnes, at 207 mln USD), and up 35.2% (to 55.3 thsd tonnes, at 207 mln USD), respectively. At the same time, last year Russia reduced foreign purchases of barley by 55% - to 290.8 thsd tonnes.
You should be authorized to post comment
Russia exported over 22 mln tonnes of grains – Ministry of Agriculture
Russia: Krasnodar Krai seaports exported over 960 thsd tonnes of grains last week
December 8, 15:00
Crop harvest of sunflower seeds in Russia practically reached 10 mln tonnes
December 8, 12:30
The Russian ports of the Caspian Sea are loaded only for 20-30%
December 8, 09:50
Russia and Egypt will jointly produce equipment for the flour-and-cereals industry
December 7, 15:45
The development of port infrastructure allow Russia to boost grain export up to 70-80 million tons per year - Hatuov
December 6, 10:10
The prices of sunflower meal on the Russian export market decreased
December 5, 16:54
Russia harvested almost 140 mln tonnes of grains - Ministry of Agriculture
December 5, 15:45
Russian Ministry of Agriculture should do anything possible to boost the transportation system for the grain export – A.Tkachev
December 4, 16:58
The prices of agrarians in the Russian Federation decreased almost by 8% for 10 months of this year
December 4, 10:18