Ukraine exported about 17 MMT of wheat

15.07.2016

In June Ukrainian wheat exports set a new record for this month – 1297.4 KMT. The previous record was set in June of 2008/09 MY and reached 848.5 KMT.

Since the beginning of 2015/16 MY Ukraine exported record high volume of wheat – 16.92 MMT. This is 56% more than in 2014/15 (10.83 KMT) and 34% more compared to season 2008/09 MY (12.64 MMT).

Egypt and EU remained among largest importers in 2015/16 season, but with higher purchases. Thailand and Indonesia joined the list of importing countries which increasing their purchases considerably – to 2.2 MMT and 1.74 MMT respectively. Bangladesh remained among top-5 importers increasing purchases from 596 KMT in 2014/15 to 1.42 MMT in 2015/16. In 2015/16 MY Ukraine boosted exports to traditional markets and successfully entered the new ones.

 

 

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