August 21 2014, 15:07 Source: APK-Inform Views: 601

Ukraine exported the record volume of wheat and barley

According to the statistics data, in July, 2014 Ukraine exported the record volume of wheat and barley. Thus, wheat exports totaled 650.2 thsd tonnes, barley – 1.1 mln tonnes, the records rate for July in the recent 15 seasons.

Also, at the beginning of the current season Ukraine supplied 8.4 thsd tonnes of rye on the foreign markets. The stated rate was the record one for the recent four seasons.

According to the data of the Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food, in the period of July 1 – August 20, 2014 Ukraine exported nearly 3.7 mln tonnes of grains and legumes, including wheat – 1.8 mln tonnes, barley – 1.4 mln tonnes.

The analysts of APK-Inform stated in 2014/15 MY total exports of Ukrainian grains and legumes can reach 30.5 mln tonnes, including wheat – 9.2 mln tonnes, barley – 2.7 mln tonnes and maize – 18.3 mln tonnes.


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