Ukraine. Agriculture Ministry Predicts Maize Export At 14 Million Tons In 2013/2014

30.07.2013

The Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food predicts maize export at 14 million tons in the 2013/2014 marketing year (July 2013 - June 2014) amid the production level of 25 million tons, the ministry said in the press-release.

Wheat export is expected at 8 million tons with the production level of 20.5 million tons, and barley export at 2 million tons with the production level of 7 million tons.

As Ukrainian News earlier reported, as a whole, the Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food predicts grain crop export at 26 to 27 million tons in the 2013/2014 marketing year.

Last year's export totaled 23 million tons.

At the same time, the Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food predicts wheat export at 8 million tons, maize at 14.389 million tons, barley at 2.211 million tons, rye at 95,000 tons, oats at 47,000 tons and millet at 26,000 tons in this marketing year.


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