Ukraine since the beginning 2008/2009 marketing years (July 2008 - June 2009) exported 16 million tons of grain crops.
About it it is spoken in the message of the Ukrainian agrarian confederation.
"Ukraine in February surely passed a mark of 16 million tons when exporting grain", - is spoken in the message.
By UAK calculations, export volume in February exceeded January for 18%, or 300 thousand tons to 1,9 million tons.
In particular, in February there were proeksportirovano 0,95 million tons of wheat, 0,6 million tons of corn, 0,35 million tons of barley.
According to the director general of UAK Sergey Stoyanov, to the middle of March total exports grain taking into account oil-bearing crops - a colza, sunflower and soy, can make 20 million tons.
As it was reported, the Ministry of an agrarian policy raised the forecast of export grain for 8,7%, or 2 million tons to 25 million tons in 2008/2009 marketing year (July 2008 June, 2009).
Experts of the market predict that current marketing year export of grain can reach 26 million tons.