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Ukraine’s Grain Harvest Will Be 54.5 Million Tons, Group Says

December 01, 2011

Dec. 1 (Bloomberg) -- Ukraine’s grain harvest in net weight will be a record 54.5 million tons this year, exceeding the previous all-time high of 53.2 million tons in 2008, according to the country’s Agrarian Confederation.

The grain harvest in bunker weight will be 57.8 million tons this year, Sergey Stoianov, director of the producers’ group, said in a statement on the confederation’s website today.

--Editors: Claudia Carpenter, Ana Monteiro

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