NEWS
Ukraine Grain Exports Up 38%
Mon Mar 11, 2013 08:09 AM CDT

(Dow Jones) -- Ukraine exported 18.2 million metric tons of grain since the beginning of the current marketing year to March 5, 38% more than in the corresponding period in the previous marketing year, as traders tried to get grain out of the country in expectation of an export ban.

The agriculture ministry said Monday wheat exports to date since the beginning of this year totaled 6.18 million tons, including 5.29 million tons of milling wheat, corn exports totaled 9.7 million tons and barley exports totaled 2.02 million tons.

The Ukraine Grain Association said earlier that Ukraine's grain exporters had ...

Quick View
  • Is Your Burndown Working? A cool, wet spring and the spread of herbicide-resistant weeds mean farmers should take the extra...
  • Gains on Covers It took Jerry Doan several years and a lot of trials, but the North Dakota beef producer has lear...
  • Side-by-Sides and Cool Helmets Side-by-side manufactures continue to roll out new machines and machine updates. Here are two more.
  • Stress Test for Borrowers Farm finances rate an "A" now, but economists debate if that's good enough to handle a major corr...
  • Senators Question EPA A group of U.S. senators Wednesday told President Barack Obama that his administration has not fo...
  • Climate Work Ahead at USDA Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack spoke about GOP complaints regarding the Obama administration's work wit...
  • Full-Circle Farming Bill Couser sees farming as a full circle. If it comes off the farm, it can go back into the farm.
  • Making the Grade What if corn isn't cheap the next five years? Fickle price projections can sway farm bill choices.
  • Ask the Vet What's my best bet for fly control?
Related News Stories
Brazil Crop Outlook - 3
Brazil Crop Outlook - 2
Brazil Crop Outlook - 1
Soybean Harvest Begins in Brazil
Brazil's Soybeans
Brazil's Second-Crop Corn
Brazil Farmers Eye Second Soy Crop
Brazil Crop Insurance - 3
Brazil Crop Insurance - 2
Kub's Den