Ukraine exported almost 17 million tons of grain of the new crop

04.12.2017 14:05

From July 1 to November 30, 2017, almost 17 million tons of Ukrainian grain of the new crop has been delivered to foreign markets.

Including:

-          wheat - 9.9 million tons;

-          barley - 3.7 million tons;

-          maize - 3.3 million tons.

In addition, during this period 166.7 thousand tons of flour has been exported.

In general, exports of grain crops and flour from Ukraine (in terms of grain) in July-November 2017 reached 17.2 million tons.

In addition, according to the State Service of Ukraine for Food Safety and Consumer Protection, since the beginning of the current marketing year, Ukraine has exported 2.8 million tons of oilseeds, which is 1 million more than last year (in 2016, oil exports by the same date amounted to almost 1.8 million tons).

The most exported oilseeds is a rape - over 1.8 million tons. Compared to last year's figures, the export growth of these products exceeds 1 million tons (last year on this date there were exported nearly 0.8 million tons of rape).

Also, soybeans are in the structure of exports, which Ukraine supplied to other markets in the current marketing year with volumes of 0.93 million tons, almost at previous year's level (2016 - 1 million tons).

As previously reported, almost 60 million tons of grain and legumes have already been harvested.

 

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