The Agriculture Ministry figures are for the first six weeks of the marketing year, which started July 1. During the last marketing year, Ukraine exported a record 50 million tons of grain and flour.
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Ukraine’s food trade with the EU increased by 23% during the first half of this year, compared to the first half of last year. Although EU quotas on exports of nine food products from Ukraine were filled by mid-July, Ukraine is expected to have another record year for food exports to the EU,...
Fruit exports were up 16% by value during the first half of this year y-o-y, pacing last year’s 17% growth, reports Ukraine’s Agrarian Economic Institute. Apples and pears were up 75% to 42,000 tons. Walnuts were up 74% to 33,000 tons. Frozen fruits were up 28% to 18,000 tons. Of the $116 million...
Farmers have threshed 30 million tons of early grain, largely winter wheat reports the Agrarian Policy and Food Ministry. The Ministry predicts the nation will match last year’s bumper harvest of 70 million tons.
“Evroneshtorg will take a leading position, not only in Mykolaiv region but also in the Black Sea-Azov basin,’ Sergei Gunko, company head and director of EVT Grain, said last week at a ceremony marking EVT’s 20th anniversary. Translated as Europe Foreign Trade, EVT ships grain for Louis Dreyfus,...