Turkey increased imports of Russian wheat brans

18.07.2016

Russia continues to export high volumes of wheat brans. In May shipments of wheat brans from Russia were 69.15 KMT, which is 38.5% higher than in May 2015 (49.9 KMT).

Since the beginning of the season Russian wheat bran exports are 12% higher than over the same period of 2014/15 (717.2 KMT against 637.7 KMT in July-May 2014/15).

Main importer – Turkey increased purchases by 5% over the reporting period of 2015/16 to 638.2 KMT (609 KMT y/y).  Among the growing markets are Vietnam and China. Vietnam imported 2.5 times more wheat brans from Russia over July-May 2015/16 (34.4 KMT). China purchased 12.7 KMT, which is 63% more than over the same period of 2014/15.

As UkrAgroConsult forecasted, in 2015/16 total wheat bran exports from Russia will exceed 750 KMT (679.6 KMT in 2014/15).

 

 

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