Ukrainian grains export almost 9 million tonnes
21.09.2017 11:36 "Agro Perspectiva" (Kyiv) —
Since this MY beginning (Jul 1-Sept 20, 2017), Ukrainian farmers have exported 8.62 million tonnes grains, UNIAN says referring to the Ukrainian Agrarian Policy and Food Ministry report.
As to the report, in part., since this MY beginning, Ukrainian wheat export totaled 4.86 million tonnes
(barley 2.55 million tonnes, maize 1.19 million tonnes).
Reportedly, in addition, farmers shipped 78,200 tonnes of flour abroad (incl. 77,900 tonnes wheat flour, and 300 tonnes flour made of other types of grains).
As to the earlier report, within last MY (201617), Ukrainian grains export had hit a record high of 43.8 million tonnes; earnings from grains export had risen by 6%, up to US$6 milliard.