Ukraine shipped more than 70% of wheat export potential – APK-Inform




According to State Custom Service, Ukraine exported 15.9 mln tonnes of wheat at the sum of 4 bln USD in the first half of 2021/22 MY, up 27% y/y in volume terms and up 62% in monetary terms.

Indonesia was the largest importer of Ukrainian wheat. It bought 2.7 mln tonnes of wheat in July-December 2021/22 MY, up 21% y/y. Egypt imported 2.4 mln tonnes (+57%), Turkey – 1.5 mln tonnes (up 3 times). Supplies of Ukrainian wheat to Turkey in the first half of 2021/22 MY exceeded by 93% the volume shipped in the full 2020/21 MY (794 thsd tonnes).

APK-Inform forecasts Ukrainian wheat export at 22.5 mln tonnes in 2021/22 MY. Thus, the export potential has been 71% performed.