23 July 2017

In 2016/17 MY, Russia reduced the exports of wheat flour

According to official figures of the customs statistics, in 2016/17 MY Russia exported 154.1 thsd tonnes of wheat flour, a decrease of 38% compared with the previous season volumes - 249.3 thsd tonnes.

China remained the main country-importer of the product from Russia - 42% of the general shipments, followed by the United Arab Emirates - 15%.

For the second consecutive year, the export volumes of rye flour from Russia totaled nearly 5 thsd tonnes. In 2016/17 MY, the CIS and East Asian countries purchased the major volumes of the product - 55% and 35%, respectively.

Source: https://www.apk-inform.com