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Three dry cargo ships to deliver Ukrainian food to Tunisia and Morocco

30 December , 2022  

Ukrainian ports from December 20 to 29 left 41 vessels with almost 1.6 million tons of food, the Joint Coordination Center (JCC) reports.
“From December 20 to 28, 38 vessels left Ukrainian ports, they transported a total of 1,552,879 tons of grain and other foodstuffs within the framework of the Black Sea grain initiative,” the report said.
It is noted that on December, 29 three dry cargo vessels with 42,070 tons of food left Ukrainian ports.
Two vessels New Victory (23.5 tons of barley) and Panjali Teymurov (3.3 thousand tons of vegetable oil and 2 970 tons of soybean oil) went to Tunisia. Aileen dry cargo ship will deliver 12.3 thousand tons of sunflower meal to Morocco.
SKZ reported that “61 applications for participation in the initiative have been submitted.
In addition, 10 vessels are waiting for permission to enter Ukrainian ports, 31 loaded vessels are waiting for departure to their destinations.
“As of December 29, the total tonnage of grain and other agricultural products exported from the three Ukrainian ports is 15,959,660 tons. A total of 1,206 vessels have been permitted to move so far: 597 to arrive at Ukrainian ports and 609 to leave them,” the JCC summarized.