MOSCOW (Dow Jones) -- Ukraine has picked up the pace of its grain exports, taking advantage of this year's larger harvest.
The country exported 6.3 million metric tons of grain in the three months from July to October, 11.4% more than in the same period last year, the agriculture ministry said Oct. 7.
Wheat accounts for 3.87 MMT of those exports, including 2.9 MMT of milling wheat. Barley and corn represent 1.7 MMT and 0.75 MMT respectively.
The ministry expects Ukraine grain exports in the 2013-14 marketing year, which starts in July, to rise to 26 million tons from about ...