Kazakhstan: as of September 1, grain stocks totaled over 6.5 mln tonnes




As of September 1, 2017, the registered carry-over stocks of grains and pulses in Kazakhstan totaled 6.568 mln tonnes. In particular, peasant and farming households stored 819 thsd tonnes of grains, reported the Statistics Committee of the Ministry of National Economy of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

Wheat formed the major share of the general grain stocks – 5.097 mln tonnes, including 4.656 mln tonnes of milling wheat, 261.37 thsd tonnes of feed wheat, and 179.58 thsd tonnes of wheat for seeds.

Also, corn stocks totaled 15.73 thsd tonnes, rice – 39.46 thsd tonnes, barley – 957.79 thsd tonnes, rye – 28.44 thsd tonnes, oats – 129.1 thsd tonnes, buckwheat – 21.97 thsd tonnes, millet – 9.55 thsd tonnes, and mixture of spiked grain crops – 30.93 thsd tonnes.