According to the State Fiscal Service, grain and pulse exports from Ukraine in MY 2019/20 had totaled 48.655 MMT by April 17, 2020. This is 8.438 MMT more than in the same period last year, reports UkrAgroConsult.
In the period under review, the breakdown of exports by crop was as follows:
- wheat – 18.478 MMT,
- barley – 4.516 MMT,
- corn – 24.988 MMT,
- rye – 8.2 KMT,
- flour – 288 KMT.
From October 2020, the EU will lower the Maximum Residue Levels (MRLs) of chlorpyrifos and chlorpyrifos-methyl in food and feed to 0.01 mg/kg