The main consumer of Ukrainian rye is the European Union

In the new marketing year, Ukrainian exporters of rye began to develop new markets, such as the Philippines and Libya.
For July-October 2018, Ukrainian rye exports amounted to 62.5 thousand tons, which is the maximum volume for this period, informs UkrAgroConsult. By comparison, for the entire 2017/18 marketing year, 38.2 thousand tons of rye were exported from the country.
In October, Ukraine exported 14.7 thousand tons of rye, which is by 45.5% less than in the previous month (26.9 thousand tons), but twice as much as in October of the previous year (7.3 thousand tons) .
The main consumer of Ukrainian rye – the European Union, which accounted for more than 68% of the total export volume in the reporting period. During this period, the EU imported 42.5 thousand tons of rye versus 26.9 thousand tons for the whole 2017/18 MY
. It is noted that Israel will remain a stable market for imports in the current season of 2.9 thousand tons (4.6 thousand tons for the whole 2017/18 MY).
In addition, in the current season Ukrainian exporters of rye began to develop new markets, such as the Philippines and Libya. / Agricultural News /