Ukraine's Agrarian Ministry raises its forecast for 2016/17 grain exports

14:16, 19 April 2017
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The Agrarian Ministry of Ukraine has raised its forecast for the country's 2016/17 grain exports from 41 million tonnes to 42 million tonnes, according to UkrAgroConsult.

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The grain export forecast for Ukraine envisages 16.6 million tonnes of wheat exports, 5.6 million tonnes of barley, 19 million tonnes of corn and 1 million tonnes of other cereals, UkrAgroConsult reported.

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