Ukraine grain crop just keeps getting bigger

With the Ukrainian grain harvest well underway the size of the crop there is getting larger and larger. Latest figures from UkrArgoConsult peg this year's grain crop at 43.452mmt, around 3.5mmt higher than previously estimated and over 14mmt more than 2007.

The wheat crop is estimated at 21.83mmt, around 2mmt more than previously thought.

Grain exports are now forecast to reach 8.2mmt of wheat (up from earlier estimates of 7mmt) and 5 mmt of barley.