Ukraine. Supply logistics of agricultural commodities in January-May 2018

05.07.2018

Grain handling. According to the State Enterprise "Ukrainian Sea Ports Authorities", in January-May 2018 grain handling for exports in seaports of the country decreased by 8.1%, compared to the same period last year – to 15.7 MMT, reports UkrAgroConsult.

In May 2018, grain exports reached almost 2.8 MMT that was the lowest level this year. The traditional seasonal reduction of agricultural commodities shipments was seen for the second consecutive month, and the lowest exports are expected in June.

Handling of vegetable oils. According to the State Enterprise "Ukrainian Sea Ports Authorities", in January-May 2018, handling of vegetable oils in seaports of the country decreased by 11.7% to 2.2 MMT, compared to 2.5 MMT last year. In May 2018, deliveries of vegetable oils for exports reached 311 KMT, which was the lowest level for this month in recent years.

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