Russia exported 31.5 mln tonnes of grains and oilseeds so far in 2021/22 MY




According to regional divisions of the Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance (Rosselkhoznadzor), since the beginning of the season-2021/22 (July 1), and as of January 13, Russia exported 31.5 mln tonnes of grains and oilseeds and their by-products (including deliveries to the territory of the Customs Union countries), down 18% compared to the same period of the last year. The export of grains and pulses totaled 28.1 mln tonnes, including 26.9 mln tonnes of grains, reported the Federal State-Funded Institution «Federal Centre of Quality and Safety Assurance for Grain».

Russia shipped the reporting goods to 140 countries (127 countries the year ago).

In the reporting period Russia exported 22.7 mln tonnes of wheat (down 18%), 2.7 mln tonnes of barley (down 33%), 1.4 mln tonnes of corn (up 11%), 0.9 mln tonnes of peas (up 77%), 0.5 mln tonnes of wheat bran (up 25%), 0.2 mln tonnes of chickpeas and 0.1 mln tonnes of wheat flour (up 38%).

In addition, Russia exported 0.3 mln tonnes of soybeans, 0.6 mln tonnes of sunflower meal and 0.5 mln tonnes of flaxseed (up 31%).