In May Kazakhstan exported 6.55 KMT of barley (6.32 KMT in May 2015), 5.8 KMT of which were shipped to Iran.
During September-May of the 2015/2016 season barley exports from Kazakhstan reached 792 KMT which was significantly higher than shipments during the same period last season (+79%). During September-May of 2014/2015 MY 442.7 KMT of barley were exported.
Export capacity of Kazakh barley has been almost sold out. According to the latest information published by the Ministry of Agriculture, barley stocks in the country were 39% lower than in 2015 (387.2 KMT compared to 636.9 KMT as of June 1, 2015). (UkrAgroConsult/Business World Magazine)