From the beginning of the 2019-2020 marketing year, Ukraine exported 25.6 million tons of grain crops.
This was reported by the press service of the State Service of Ukraine on food safety and consumer protection.
“Since the beginning of the current marketing year, Ukraine exported 25.6 million tons of grain crops, in particular 13.6 million tons of wheat (including food - more than 10.4 million tons, feed - more than 3.1 million tons), barley - 3.4 million tons, corn - more than 8.2 million tons, "the report said.
It is noted that over the same period of the last marketing year, 19.5 million tons of grain were exported. In particular, 9.5 million tons of wheat (including food - 5.8 million tons and feed wheat over 3.7 million tons), barley - almost 3 million tons, corn - 6.6 million tons).
Within the current marketing year, Ukraine also exported more than 4.5 million tons of oilseeds; over the same period of the last marketing year, more than 2.7 million tons of oilseeds were exported.
In Ukraine this year, 74.3 million tons of grain and leguminous crops were harvested from an area of 15 million hectares, and this is a record crop.