Grain production surpassed 83 mln tonnes in Ukraine in 2021/22 MY – Ministry of Agrarian Policy




According to preliminary estimation of the Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine, in 2021/22 MY, the total production of grains exceeded 83.8 mln tonnes, including 32.1 mln tonnes of wheat, 40 mln tonnes of corn.

According to the State Customs Service, Ukraine exported 17 mln tonnes of wheat, including 11 mln tonnes of food and 5.6 mln tonnes of feed wheat, in July-January 2021/22 MY. The export in February-June is forecasted at 8.2 mln tonnes of wheat, including 2 mln tonnes of food and 6.2 mln tonnes of feed wheat.

“Today we see some slowdown of grain export pace. Thus, there are no risks of over-export of wheat”, – said deputy minister of Agriculture Taras Vysotsky.