In January-October, Russia exported nearly 30 mln tonnes of wheat




In January-October of 2020, Russia exported 29.33 mln tonnes of wheat and meslin at the general sum of 6.12 bln USD. The supplies increased by 10.6% on weight basis compared with the same period in 2019, and up 14.6% in monetary terms, declared the Federal Customs Service of Russia, on December 10.

In addition, for the first ten months of 2020 Russia exported 3.02 mln tonnes of sunflower oil at the sum of 2.19 bln USD (up 23.7% on weight basis, and up 26.7% in monetary terms).

In January-October, the export volumes of Russian mineral fertilizers totaled 28.32 mln tonnes, at the sum of 5.76 bln USD. In particular, nitrogen fertilizers volumes totaled 11.52 mln tonnes (2.06 bln USD), potash fertilizers — 7.88 mln tonnes (1.47 bln USD), and compound fertilizers — 8.92 mln tonnes (2.23 bln USD).