Russia exported 10 mln tonnes of wheat in January-May




In January-May 2021, Russia exported 9.99 mln tonnes of wheat and meslin at the general sum of 2.56 bln USD. The export in volume terms decreased by 19.5% compared to the same period of 2020 and in monetary terms was down by 0.5%, reported the Federal Customs Service.

In January-May, Russia exported 1.64 mln tonnes of sunflower oil at the general sum of 2.02 bln USD (down by 10.3% in volume terms and up by 57.8% in monetary terms).

Export of mineral fertilizers totaled 15.05 mln tonnes at the sum of 3.8 bln USD.