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Ukraine Grain Exports Up
Mon Apr 14, 2014 07:32 AM CDT

MOSCOW (Dow Jones) -- Ukraine's grain harvest this year is greater than last year, and the pace of grain exports exceeds last year's despite the political unrest, the agriculture ministry said Monday.

The ministry said Ukraine exported 28.338 million metric tons of grain between the beginning of the current marketing year July 1, 2013 and April 11.

The ministry did not give last year's figures for comparison but, according to the ministry's past reports, Ukraine had exported just over 20 million tons of grain by the same date in 2013.

The total amount of grain exported to date included 7.932 ...

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