Ukraine increased flour exports by 60%


Since the beginning of 2019/20 MY, as of August 8, Ukraine exported 29.5 thousand tons of flour, which is 11.3 thousand tons more than the same period last year.

This was reported by the press service of Minagroprod.

In particular, during the reporting period, the following were exported:

wheat flour - 29.3 thousand tons (11.2 thousand tons more than in 2018/19 MY);
flour from other types of grain - 0.2 thousand tons (+0.1 thousand tons).

Recall that as of August 8, 2019, the harvesting of early grain and leguminous crops in Ukraine was carried out on an area of 9.5 million hectares (95% of the forecast). The farmers threshed 38.5 million tons of grain.