Grain and sunflower stocks overbalanced 8 million tons in early June
As of June 1, 2018, grain and sunflower stocks in Ukraine are estimated at 8.32 million tons, which is 528 thou. tons lower y-o-y.
According to the data of the State Statistics Service of Ukraine (SSSU), grain and sunflower stocks in Ukraine are as follows:
- wheat — 2.74 mln tons;
- corn — 4.31 mln tons;
- barley — 0.709 mln tons;
- rye — 0.096 mln tons;
- sunflower — 1.8 mln tons (down 275 thou. tons y-o-y).
Reference: based on the SSSU data, 4.73 million tons of crops were stored at agrarian enterprises as of the reporting date of 2018, and 3.58 million tons — at processing and storing enterprises.