Ukraine's wheat stockpiles projected to increase fourfold year-over-year to 7 million-8 million tonnes on July 1 due to 'insufficient' exports, agriculture minister says

Andrew Rogers

Andrew Rogers

Mar 14, 2012 – Industry Intelligence

LOS ANGELES , March 14, 2012 () – Ukraine’s wheat stocks will increase fourfold by July 1 due to “insufficient” exports last year, according to deputy agriculture minister Mykola Bezuhlyi, Bloomberg reported March 14.

Inventories could fall between 7 million and 8 million tonnes due to the slow pace of exports, Bezuhlyi said. Stockpiles totaled 1.9 million tonnes on July 1, 2011, according to the state statistics office.

The country’s wheat harvest is forecast to reach 14 million tonnes in 2012, agriculture minister Mykola Prysyazhnyuk said March 13.

Ukraine harvested 22.3 million tonnes of wheat in 2011, according to the state statistics office.

The primary source of this article is Bloomberg, New York, New York, on March 14, 2012.

* All content is copyrighted by Industry Intelligence, or the original respective author or source. You may not recirculate, redistrubte or publish the analysis and presentation included in the service without Industry Intelligence's prior written consent. Please review our terms of use.


About Us

We deliver market news & information relevant to your business.

We monitor all your market drivers.

We aggregate, curate, filter and map your specific needs.

We deliver the right information to the right person at the right time.

Our Contacts

1990 S Bundy Dr. Suite #380,
Los Angeles, CA 90025 795

+1 (310) 558 0008
+1 (310) 558 0080 (FAX)

About Cookies On This Site

We collect data, including through use of cookies and similar technology ("cookies") that enchance the online experience. By clicking "I agree", you agree to our cookies, agree to bound by our Terms of Use, and acknowledge our Privacy Policy. For more information on our data practices and how to exercise your privacy rights, please see our Privacy Policy.