Romanian barley gained Japan and lost Turkey market


Since the beginning of the season (July-May) Romania exported 1502 KMT of barley, which is only 5% lower than over the same period of 2014/15 (1585 KMT). In May 2016 Romania exported almost record volume of barley for this month - 36 KMT. Previous record was set in May 2015 - 37 KMT.

Saudi Arabia, Libya and Jordan remain the largest Romanian barley importers. Also we can note higher interest of Japan this season and UAE, as well loss of Turkey market.

In May key importers were Israel and Libya.

According to UkrAgroConsult estimates, June barley shipments will be record high.

Barley supply and demand balances for Black Sea grain countries are available to subscribers for weekly market reports “Black Sea Grain & Oil” by UkrAgroConsult.  





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