Forecast for Kazakh grain exports reduced 9 September, 2019 at 17:09

The Ag Ministry of Kazakhstan has reduced its forecast for 2019/20 grain and flour exports to 7 MMT. The previous forecast was at 8 to 9 MMT, reports UkrAgroConsult.

The following reasons for the forecast decrease were mentioned:

-  the grain crop turned out to be below its projected size due to weather conditions;

- a large grain crop in the neighboring countries which are major grain exporters.