Grain export 2021/22: wheat shipment from Ukraine crosses 15 mln t
Staple grains export shipment from Ukraine since the start of the 2021/22(1 July 2021-30 June 2022) season has reached 28.3 mln t. As reported by the Agrarian Ministry, commodities shipment as of 13 December increased by 4.89 mln t, 20% up YoY (13 Dec. 2020: 23.4 mln t).
Ukraine's grain export at the reporting date by crops (thou. t):
|Commodity||Total||In Dec. 2021||YoY|
|Corn||7 862||1 745||▲833|
|Wheat||15 092||364||▲2 939|
|Barley||5 042||90||▲1 335|
As a reminder, wheat export from Ukraine in 2021/22 was limited to 25.3 mln t. The Memorandum of Understanding was signed by the Agrarian Ministry and grain market participants.
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The new crop progress in Ukraine as of 25 November came to 79.73 mln t of grains and legumes on 15.2 mln ha. The average yield made up 5.25 t/ha.
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Agricultural commodities formed 45% of the total structure of Ukraine's exports in 2020. Europe imported 32.4% of products shipped.
Wheat export from Ukraine in 2021/22 is projected by the USDA in its December report at 24.2 mln t, 0.2 mln t above the previous report. Corn outlook for Ukraine was improved by the USDA analysts, production should reach 40 mln t in 2021/22.
Previously reported that China made large purchases of French and Ukrainian feed grain in the week of Dec. 6-10.