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Ukraine 2020 peas crop seen rising 10% - APK-Inform
KYIV, July 16 (Reuters) - Ukraine's harvest of peas is likely to increase by 10% to 628,000 tonnes this year that allows to raise the exports to 450,000 tonnes in the 2020/21 July-June season, analyst APK-Inform said on Thursday.
Ukraine harvested 573,000 tonnes of peas in 2019.
The consultancy said the Ukrainian sowing area rose to 300,000 hectares in 2020 from 254,300 hectares in 2019 while the yield is likely to fall to 2.14 tonne per hectare from 2.26 tonne a year earlier. (Reporting by Pavel Polityuk;Editing by Elaine Hardcastle)
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