Ukrainian grains export exceeds 8.8 million tons
21.09.2018 23:19 "Agro Perspectiva" (Kyiv) —
Since early this marketing year (MY, started as of Jul 2018), Ukraine has exported over 8.8 million tons grains, incl. wheat almost 5.2 million tons (food wheat 3 million tons\feed wheat over 2 million tons), barley 2 million tons and maize over 1.4 million tons, Department of Phytosanitary Security, Seed and Planting Control of the
Ukrainian State Service for Foods Safety and Consumer Protection reports.
As to the report, as of last MY similar, Ukraine exported 9.7 million tons grains, incl. wheat almost 5.4 million tons (food wheat over 2.7 million tons\feed wheat over 2.6 million tons), barley almost 3 million tons, maize over 1 million tons.
Besides, since this MY beginning, Ukraine has exported over 1.4 million tons oilseeds, up against last year similar 1.2 million tons.