Turkey increased imports of Russian wheat brans


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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