Ukraine exports almost 24.7 mln tonnes of grain since start of 2017/2018 MY

Ukraine since the beginning of the 2017/2018 marketing year (MY, July-June) and as of February 7, 2018 had exported 24.701 million tonnes of grain.

According to the Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food, the country exported about 12.5 million tonnes of wheat, 4 million tonnes of barley, and 8.1 million tonnes of corn.

In addition, 257,200 tonnes of flour had been exported on the indicated date.

As reported, with reference to the ministry, Ukraine in the 2016/2017 MY exported 43.9 million tonnes of grain.

According to the ministry's forecasts, grain exports from Ukraine in the 2017/2018 MY will amount to 41 million tonnes.