Grain export 2019/20: corn shipment crossed 1 million tons

Since the start of 2019/20, Ukraine exported 1.69 million tons of grain and leguminous crops. Commodities shipment increased 2.2x (911 thou. tons) from the prior year's comparative period — 778 thou. tons.

By the data of the Agrarian Ministry, grain exported volumes in the reporting period are as follows:

  • wheat —  322 thou. tons (up 75 thou. tons y-o-y);
  • barley — 327 thou. tons (up 78 thou. tons y-o-y);
  • corn — 1.04 million tons (up 756 thou. tons y-o-y).

Rye was not shipped in the indicated period.

In the 2018/19 season, grain exports from Ukraine reached 49,74 million tons. This volume is 21 percent (10,37 million tons) higher from the indicator for the last year's comparative period (39,37 million tons).

The Ukrainian agricultural export structure and incomes (click for full resolution)

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