The “NC “Food Corporation” JSC exported to the countries of near and far abroad 427.5 thousand tons of grain and sunflower oil according to the results of its activities in 2018, including:
in Transcaucasia – 158 thousand tons of wheat;
Central Asia – 128.4 thousand tons of wheat;
Iran – 110.6 thousand tons of barley;
China – 30 thousand tons of wheat and 0.4 thousand tons of sunflower oil;
As previously reported, the increase in exports last year was due to the sale of grain in the off-season from the stocks of the intervention Fund of the company, as well as the resumption of wheat supplies to Turkmenistan and the Transcaucasian countries.
For comparison: according to the results of its activities in 2017, the Food Contract Corporation exported more than 120 thousand tons of grain and oilseeds.
“Ak Bidai-Terminal” JSC handled more than 800 thousand tons of grain
The “Ak Bidai – Terminal” JSC (a subsidiary of “NC “Food Contract Corporation” JSC) passed through the grain terminal in the port of Aktau 818.4 thousand tons of grain according to the results of its activities for 12 months of 2018.
Recall that the growth rate in the past year was due to increased export of grain crops, favorable weather and climatic conditions, the presence in the seaport of free berths and additional places for the placement of grain wagons.
For comparison: during the same period of 2017, about 500 thousand tons of grain were transshipped.
About 330 thousand tons of grain and oilseeds were taken by bread bases “Astyk koimalary”
The volume of acceptance of grain and oilseeds at the grain bases of “Astyk koimalary” LLP (a subsidiary of “NC “Food Contract Corporation” JSC) in January-December 2018 amounted to 329.1 thousand tons: 321.3 thousand tons of grain and 7.8 thousand tons of oilseeds.
For comparison: this figure was more than 330 thousand tons of grain in 2017.