Cereal products output in Ukraine reduced in 2020/21
Cereal products production in Ukraine in the 2020/21 season scaled down on the previous season, the consulting agency UkrAgroConsult writes.
The output drop in the largest product groups:
- flour: ▼24%
- bread and bakery: ▼6%
- pasta: ▼9%
- bran: ▼22%
- feed: ▼6%
- cereals and whole flour of soft wheat and spelt: ▼2%
- half-husked, husked and broken rice: ▼57%
"The production of cereals and whole flour from oats, corn, rice, barley and other grains was the exception, 6% up compared to the 2019/20 season," comment the analysts.
Flour export from Ukraine as of 21 July plunged by 42% YoY. Season's 2020/21 supply totalled 124.8 thou. t, 62% down YoY.