Since the beginning of 2019/20 MY, Ukraine exported over 44 mln tonnes of grains




Since the beginning of 2019/20 MY (July 1), and as of March 25, Ukraine already supplied 44.728 mln tonnes of grains and pulses on the global market, an increase of almost 8.5 mln tonnes compared with the figures in the same period of 2018/19 MY, reported the Ministry for Development of Economy, Trade and Agriculture.

In particular, the shipments of wheat totaled 17.542 mln tonnes (up 4.4 mln tonnes), barley — 4.22 mln tonnes (up 930 thsd tonnes), corn — 22.444 mln tonnes (up 3.3 mln tonnes), and rye — 5 thsd tonnes (down 83.2 thsd tonnes).

In addition, since the beginning of the current season Ukraine exported 270 thsd tonnes of all types of flour, up 73.2 thsd tonnes compared with the same period of 2018/19 MY, including 268.6 thsd tonees of wheat flour (up 72.6 thsd tonnes).