SFGCU shipped 808 thousand tons of grain to ССЕС since the beginning of 2017
The State Food and Grain Corporation of Ukraine (SFGCU) in the period from January 1 to November 28, 2017, shipped 0.808 million tons of grain under 2016 and 2017 contracts (0.141 million tons of wheat and 0.667 million tons of corn) to its strategic partners — the China National Complete Engineering Corporation (ССЕС).
Since October 2016, the SFGC has taken effective steps to normalize bilateral cooperation and its further development on mutually beneficial terms, the Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine informs.
"In particular, a productive dialogue was established on bilateral grain trade, the Chinese side has significantly increased its activity in the purchase of Ukrainian grain. The CCEC agreed the volumes of grain supplies for 2018 in advance, supported the appeals of the SFGCU to the Eximbank of the People's Republic of China to expand the forward program," the message says.
Reference: on December 4, the Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine held a meeting of the interdepartmental working group on the development strategy of the SFGCU.