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Buckwheat: Germany increases imports massively

September 6, 2023 at 3:49 PM , Der AUDITOR
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KYIV/DALIAN. The harvest in Ukraine is progressing well and 14% of the acreage have been harvested so far. Meanwhile, Germany increased its buckwheat imports by a whopping 130% in June 2023.

19,800 ha have been harvested

The buckwheat harvest in Ukraine has started is progressing well. So far, 19,800 ha of the sown area have been harvested, which is 14% of the acreage. Thanks to an average yield of 1.4 mt/ha, this brings production to 27,700 mt at this point.

Chinese traders are optimistic about this year's buckwheat crop. However, the low remaining stocks from the 2022 crop mean that trading activity is limited. Buyers currently prefer to wait and see how the supply situation develops. In terms of price, imported goods are still ahead in the Ch

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