Grain export 2021/22: corn shipment reaches 23 mln t - 20.06.2022

Grain export 2021/22: corn shipment reaches 23 mln t - 20.06.2022

Staple grains export shipment from Ukraine since the start of the 2021/22 season has made up 47.87 mln t. As reported by the Agrarian Ministry, commodities shipment as of June 20 increased by 3.93 mln t, 9% up YoY.

Ukraine's grain export at the reporting date by crops (thou. t):

 Commodity Total In June 2022 YoY
 Corn 23 006 689 410
 Wheat 18 661 63 2 248
 Barley 5 737 21 1 527
 Rye 161,5 0 145,7

Maritime ports of Ukraine have been blocked by russia since February 24, 2022, the day this country started a full-scale war against Ukraine.

As a reminder, wheat export from Ukraine in 2021/22 was limited to 25.3 mln t. The Memorandum of Understanding was signed by the Agrarian Ministry and grain market participants. The Government also considers milling wheat export from the country. The decision was reported to be taken in January, but it has not happened yet.

The new crop progress in Ukraine as of 20 December came to 84.17 mln t of grains and legumes on 15.71 mln ha. The average yield made up 5.36 t/ha.

Source: https://latifundist.com/ Image: jplenio from https://pixabay.com/