Grain stocks in Russia are up 31% from last year


According to the Russian statistics agency, farming, procuring and processing entities held 18.5 MMT of grain as of June 1, 2017, or 31.4% more than at the same time last year, reports UkrAgroConsult.

Wheat stocks at procuring and processing entities are 22.3% higher than last year (7.7 MMT, including 5.8 MMT of milling wheat – up 16.5% from last year). Barley stocks increased as much as 24% to 947 KMT.

Corn stocks are 31% higher than last year, at 1089 KMT.



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