Russia to Be Able to Export 65Mln Tonnes of Grain in 2023-2024
© Sputnik / Vitaliy TimkivCombine harvester works the fields in southern Russia's Krasnodar Territory
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MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The Russian Agriculture Ministry has upgraded the forecast for grain exports in the 2023-2024 agricultural season to 65 million tonnes, Minister Dmitry Patrushev said on Friday.
Previously, grain supplies for export in the current agricultural season were estimated at 60 million tonnes.
"This season we will be ready to export up to 65 million tonnes of grain," Patrushev stated during a cabinet meeting.