Value of palm oil import up 60% in Russia in 2021




Russia imported 1.099 mln tonnes of palm oil at the general sum of 1.27 bln USD in 2021. The import in volume terms increased by 7.2% compared to 2020 and in monetary terms it was up by 60.2%, reported the Federal Customs Service.

Russia imported 2 mln tonnes of soybean at the sum of 1.26 bln USD. The import in volume terms decreased by 3.2% and in monetary terms was up by 46.3%.

Moreover, Russia imported 123.3 thsd tonnes of wheat and meslin at the sum of 49.2 mln USD, 35 thsd tonnes of corn at the sum of 100.9 mln USD and 6.2 thsd tonnes of barley at the sum of 1.9 mln USD.