In 2019, Russia to harvest nearly 80 mln tonnes of wheat — APK-Inform




In 2019, the general harvest of wheat in Russia will total nearly 80 mln tonnes, an increase of 11% compared with the last year volumes (72.1 mln tonnes), forecasted analysts of APK-Inform Agency on June 21.

After receiving of the final figures of the harvesting campaign, APK-Inform will possibly revise the forecast. But to date, despite the heterogeneous weather conditions in Russia, there are no significant factors for adjusting of the forecast, the experts added.

As a reminder, the Ministry of Agriculture of the Russian Federation still kept its estimations of wheat production in 2019 at 75-78 mln tonnes (April-made forecast).