Ukrainian government to stimulate grain export - N.Prisyazhniuk

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Published on Tuesday, 16 July 2013 09:37
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Ukrainian government will stimulate the export of grain, which will help faster relieving of the internal market of grain. This announced the Minister of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine Nikolay Prisyazhniuk on 15 July, the press service of the Ministry reports.


"The state helps to relieve the internal market of grain through the Agrarian Fund. However, one of the main methods to stabilize prices in the domestic market is export policy. So, to relieve the surplus of grain till the beginning of 2013/14 MY, the state encouraged its exports. Sales of grain abroad increased by at least 1 million tons", - he said.


The minister also noted that before the harvesting campaign started, the government has done its best in order to open the way of domestic grain to world markets.


"During the 12 days of new marketing year, Ukraine delivered abroad almost 300 thousand tons of grain. In total this year's grain export to become the largest in the history of independence. It is predicted that Ukraine export will total 24-26 million tons of grain", - summed up N.Prisyazhniuk.