Ukraine since the beginning of the 2019/2020 marketing year (MY, July-June) and as of November 8, 2019 had exported 20.755 million tonnes of grain and leguminous plants, which is 44.3% more than on the same date of the previous MY.
According to the information and analytical portal of the agro-industrial complex of Ukraine, to date, the country has exported 12.12 million tonnes of wheat, 5.03 million tonnes of corn, and 3.36 million tonnes of barley.
As of November 8 this year, some 129,300 tonnes of flour had been also exported.
As reported, Ukraine in the 2018/2019 MY exported a record 50.4 million tonnes of grain, legumes and flour, which is 23% more than in the previous MY.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) in September raised its forecast for grain exports for the 2019/2020 MY by 400,000 tonnes compared with the August forecast, to 54.44 million tonnes.