Ukraine Exported 1.53 Million Tons of Grain, UkrAgroConsult Says

Ukraine exported 1.53 million metric tons of grains from ports in February, agriculture researcher UkrAgroConsult said, citing market operators.

Shipments included 1.1 tons of corn, which went to Egypt, Iran and South Africa, the Kiev-based researcher said in an e- mailed statement today. Wheat shipments, bound for Israel, Spain and Egypt, accounted for 406,800 tons.

About 1.43 million tons of grain will be shipped in the near future, the researcher said.

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