DPZKU starts new crop grains purchasing
14.06.2018 20:18 "Agro Perspectiva" (Kyiv) —
The DPZKU (Ukrainian State Food and Grains Corporation) has, due to its spot program, started purchasing early grains (2018 crop). Thus, as of this year Jun 12, the first applications for the purchase of barley within the Ukrainian southern regions were received. Until this year end Jun, the Corporation is going to purchase 20,000 tons of barley and 20,000 tons of wheat, Ukrainian Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food reports.
In the framework of spot purchases, the State Food and Grain Corporation of Ukraine started purchasing early grain crops of the new harvest in 2018. On June 12, the first applications for the purchase of barley in the Southern region were received. By the end of June this year, the corporation plans to purchase 20 thousand tons of barley and 20 thousand tons of wheat.
As of today, the Company has already contracted about 3,000 tons of barley. As of now, the first barley-loaded trucks have already arrived at the Mykolayiv Port Elevator.
It is to be reminded, the grains spot purchases are carried out by the Corporation central office as well as its regional procurement departments throughout Ukraine, with the participation of its grain-receiving companies (incl. the Mykolayiv Port Elevator and the Odessa Grains Terminal).