Showing posts with label Agriculture in Ukraine. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Agriculture in Ukraine. Show all posts

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Ukraine broke the 10-year-old record for the export of flax seeds

Ukraine broke the 10-year-old record for the export of flax seeds.  

According to official data, in January this year Ukraine exported 12.3 thousand. Tons of seed flax, which is 55% more than in December 2016 (8 th. Tons), by 3.8 times the results in January 2016 (3.3 ths. Tons) and was the highest monthly index for the last 10 years.
In January of this year marked increase in exports Ukrainian oilseed all major purchasing countries, with the most significant increase in shipments was the Turkish market (2.9 thousand. tonnes against 88 tonnes a month earlier and 42 tons in January 2016), which eventually took 2nd place ranking .
 The first place has traditionally remained for Vietnam (6.1 thousand tons. 5.3 thousand tons. 2.2 tons.).
In total for 5 months of the season-2016/17 (September-January), Ukraine exported 33.8 thousand. Tonnes of flax seed, which is 50% higher than the results of the same period of 2015/16 MY (22.6 thous. Tons).