Corn exports from Russia may hit record

28.09.2016

Corn harvesting in Russia is gaining pace. This grain harvest has been gathered from about 20% of the intended area, but it is already clear now that Russian corn production will be record high.

The starting yields pleased producers. Moreover, as harvesting proceeds, corn productivity increases.

russia corn yieldGiven the expansion of corn acreage in the country by 4.4% this year compared with last year, UkrAgroConsult expects the further growth of corn gross crop in Russia by at least 9-10%.

Along with significant production increase, UkrAgroConsult believes that Russian corn export capacity may grow to record high number.

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