June 25 2014, 11:30 Source: APK-Inform Views: 1451

Russia: NCSP Group exported 2.5 mln tonnes of grains

In January-May of 2014 the volume of grain shipment for exports by enterprises of NCSP Group totaled 2.5 mln tonnes, an increase of 5.8 times compared with the same period last year, declared the press-service of the company.

Grain shipment operations remain the leader in growth of bulk commodities shipment, due to rather good harvest in 2013. At the same time, reduction of grain shipment volumes in May compared with April 2014, was caused by ending of the agricultural season-2013/14, and preparation for beginning of export trading with new crops grains, explained the announcement.

At the same time, in the reporting period the Group shipped 153.3 thsd tonnes of vegetable oils, up 65.7%, and 563.5 thsd tonnes of sugar, up 28.7%.

The Group operates two of the largest Russian ports – Port of Novorossiysk on the Black Sea coast, and Port of Primorsk on the Baltic Sea – as well as Port of Baltiysk in Kaliningrad oblast.


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