Russia exported more than 19 mln tonnes of wheat in January-August - FCS




In January-August 2021, Russia exported 19.32 mln tonnes of wheat and meslin at the general sum of 4.9 bln USD. The export in volume terms decreased by 1.6% compared to the same period of 2020 and it was up by 19.7% in monetary terms, reported the Federal Customs Service.

In January-August, Russia exported 2.3 mln tonnes of sunflower oil at the general sum of 2.9 bln USD (down by 15.5% in volume terms and up by 49.8% in monetary terms).

Export of mineral fertilizers totaled 24.25 mln tonnes at the sum of 6.68 bln USD.