Ukraine. Ag Ministry raised its wheat crop forecast

16.08.2018

The Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine has raised its wheat crop forecast for Ukraine by 1
MMT, to 24 MMT.

According to the deputy minister, the present forecast for the wheat crop and its food component was improved on the basis of current reports from the regions. Based on the figures obtained from 74% of acreage harvested by now, the wheat crop will likely be at 24 MMT, including 13 MMT of milling wheat.

Thus, according to the report, the food / feed grain ratio in the 2018 wheat crop will equal 55/45.

 

UkrAgroConsult

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