The Wolfson Centre for Bulk Solids Handling Technology TBA GroupPort of StocktonCoaltrans Asia 2021ViganCimbria
  • TOC Events
  • Telestack
  • Bühler GmbH
  • Port of South Louisiana
  • TBA Group
  • Port of Stockton

Ukraine’s agricultural export record

Ukraine’s agricultural export record

(Posted on 10/02/21)

The share of agro-industrial products in the general structure of exports from Ukraine in 2020 reached 45%, declared the Deputy Director at the National scientific centre “Institute of Agrarian Economics”, Academician of the National Academy of Agrarian Sciences (NAAS), Nikolai Pugachev, on 9 February.

“According to the Institute figures, Ukraine exported agricultural products at the sum of 22.391 bln USD in 2020. It exceeded the record of 2019 (22.35 bln USD). Thus, Ukraine has renewed the historical record of agricultural export for the third year in row”, said Pugachev.

He added that Ukraine set several other records in 2020. “Record volumes of export were observed for sunflower oil (6.9 mln tonnes) and poultry meat (431 thsd tonnes). Moreover, Ukraine supplied abroad record volumes of honey (81 thsd tonnes), frozen fruits and berries (55 thsd tonnes), pasta (30 thsd tonnes) and canned tomatoes (66 thsd tonnes).”

The growth of agricultural export was based on higher supplies to Asia that reached record 10.9 bln USD in 2020, up 16% from 2019. At the same time, Ukraine cut export to the EU by 11% to 6.7 bln USD, Africa – by 12% to 2.9 bln USD and CIS by 13.3% to 1.3 bln USD.

“Grain and oilseed crops, oils, residues and waste from the food industries as well as meat and by-products remained the core of agricultural export. These products covered 85% of the total value of external supplies in 2020,” said Pugachev.

Latest News

Rio Tinto expands Pilbara presence with new Karratha Hub

(Posted on 16/10/21)

Rio Tinto Iron Ore Chief Executive, Simon Trott and Rio Tinto Managing Director of Port, Rail and Core... Read more


Collaboration for first carbon neutral copper cathode delivery

(Posted on 13/10/21)

BHP and leading US copper cable and wire manufacturer, Southwire, have completed their first ‘... Read more


Carbon tracking for Trafigura’s nickel and cobalt trading

(Posted on 11/10/21)

Trafigura Pte Ltd, one of the world’s largest physical commodity trading companies, and Circulor... Read more


Rusal and TransContainer develop green logistics

(Posted on 11/10/21)

RUSAL, a leading global aluminium producer and PJSC TransContainer (part of the DELO Group), an intermodal... Read more


Host joins IIMA

(Posted on 04/10/21)

The International Iron Metallica Association has welcomed Host as the latest member to join its community... Read more


First Mill E3 set to revolutionize the milling industry

(Posted on 29/09/21)

Bühler is announcing a transformative moment in the history of flour milling with the opening of... Read more


First Mill E3 set to revolutionize the milling industry

(Posted on 29/09/21)

Bühler is announcing a transformative moment in the history of flour milling with the opening of... Read more


Rio Tinto triples Weipa bauxite mine solar capacity

(Posted on 21/09/21)

Rio Tinto has approved a new solar farm and battery storage at Weipa in Queensland, in a move that will... Read more


Trafigura raises USD400 million US Dollar Bond

(Posted on 21/09/21)

Trafigura Group Pte Ltd, one of the world’s leading independent commodity trading companies, has... Read more


Rio Tinto teams with Caterpillar for zero-emissions autonomous trucks

(Posted on 16/09/21)

Rio Tinto and Caterpillar have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for Caterpillar’s development... Read more


Bühler GmbHVan AalstTMS Awards 2021TOC EventsPort of South LouisianaTelestack
  • TMS Awards 2021
  • Sailors Society
  • Van Aalst
  • Cleveland Cascades Ltd

Subscribe to our newsletter

Keep up to date with the latest global news in bulk cargo handling and shipping