In May Russia exported 123 KMT of barley compared with 297.2 KMT in May 2015. Saudi Arabia and Iran were the main importers of Russian barley in May.
Since the beginning of the current season barley exports from Russia have decreased by 18% to 4230.7 KMT. Thus, until the end of the current season barley export shipments from Russia might not reach 4.3 MMT. RUSSIAN barley exports were record-high last season – 5.27 MMT. (UkrAgroConsult/Business World Magazine)