KIEV, July 5 (Reuters) - Ukraine’s grain exports rose to 636,000 tonnes in the first five days in the 2019/20 season compared with 584,000 tonnes at the same time in the previous season, the agriculture ministry said on Friday.
Ukraine harvested a record 70 million tonnes of grain last year, up from about 61 million in 2017.
The ministry gave no export forecast for this season. In 2018/19, Ukraine exported a record 49.7 million tonnes of various grains.
Grains, vegetable oils and oilseeds dominate Ukraine’s agricultural exports. (Reporting by Pavel Polityuk; editing by David Evans)