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Ukraine to See Higher Grain Exports
Wed Aug 28, 2013 07:47 AM CDT

MOSCOW (Dow Jones) -- Ukraine's grain harvest this year is greater than last year, and the pace of grain export is exceeding last year's volumes, the agriculture ministry said Wednesday.

Ukraine exported at the start of the current marketing year, July 1 to Aug. 27, 3.23 million metric tons of grain, 16.2% more than in the same period a year earlier, the ministry said.

Wheat export to date totaled 1.5 million tons, barley exports were 1.15 million tons and corn exports reached 0.56 million tons.

The agriculture ministry said earlier that Ukraine's grain export in the 2013-2014 marketing year--July 2013-June ...

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