In 2015/16 MY, Russia to reach the absolute record in grain exports, supplying nearly 34.5 mln tonnes of the commodities on foreign markets, declared the President of Russian Grain Union, Arkadiy Zlochevskiy on April 22.
In particular, wheat will form 24.4 mln tonnes in the structure of grain exports, and the share of corn will reach nearly 4.5-4.6 mln tonnes, which will also become a record. As for the prospects of the general production of grains in Russia in the current year, A. Zlochevskiy estimated the index within the range of 92-108 mln tonnes. The current average forecast totals 100 mln tonnes plus or minus 7-8%. The fluctuations range is quite wide fluctuations, said the Head of Russian Grain Union. (apk-inform.com)