Wheat exports are up 56% compared to this time last year.
Wheat exports are up 56% compared to this time last year. As of Friday, Ukraine has exported 18 million tons, compared to 11.5 million at the same date last year, reports APK-Inform consultancy. Within one month, Ukrainian exporters are expected to reach the export quota of 20.2 million tons. The government recently reaffirmed the quota, fearing a Covid world would buy up Ukrainian wheat, forcing up local bread prices.