Grain stocks in Kazakhstan are up 16.5% from last year


According to the Statistics Committee of the Republic of Kazakhstan, farms of all types held 10.33 MMT of cereals and pulses as of April 1, 2017. This is 16.5% more than at the same time last year (8.86 MMT), reports UkrAgroConsult.

Wheat inventories are up 12.8% year-on-year at 8.65 MMT, including 6.75 MMT of milling wheat, 0.47 MMT of feed wheat and 1.43 MMT of wheat for seed.

As of the same date, barley stocks totaled 0.98 MMT, or 38.3% more than last year, while corn reserves amounted to 83 KMT, those of rice to 175 KMT, rye to 23 KMT, oats to 151 KMT, buckwheat  to 41 KMT, and millet to 27 KMT.



Readers choice: TOP-5 articles of the month by UkrAgroConsult