During the first quarter of 2015:

A total of 511 million kilos of cereals entered the market from farms

  • Proportion of wheat was 172 million kilos (34%). This is 17 million kilos more than during the previous quarter and 3 million kilos less than during the same quarter in the previous year.
  • Proportion of rye was 8 million kilos (2%). This is 1 million kilo more than during the previous quarter and 5 million kilos more than during the same quarter in the previous year.
  • Proportion of barley was 195 million kilos (38%). This is 62 million kilos more than during the previous quarter and 66 million kilos less than during the same quarter in the previous year.
  • Proportion of oats was 136 million kilos (27%). This is 67 million kilos more than during the previous quarter and 12 million kilos less than during the same quarter in the previous year.

A total of 15 million kilos of rape and turnip rape entered the market from farms. This is 5 million kilos more than during the previous quarter and 1 million kilo more than during the same quarter in the previous year.

Industry used a total of 331 million kilos of cereals. 104 million kilos (31%) of cereals were used for food and 145 million kilos (44%) for feed.

  • Proportion of wheat was 106 million kilos (32%). This is 5 million kilos less than during the previous quarter and 1 million kilo less than during the same quarter in the previous year.
  • Proportion of rye was 24 million kilos (7%). This is 2.5 million kilos more than during the previous quarter and 0.8 million kilo more than during the same quarter in the previous year.
  • Proportion of barley was 131 million kilos (39%). This is 16 million kilos less than during the previous quarter and 0.5 million kilo more than during the same quarter in the previous year.
  • Proportion of oats was 68 million kilos (20%). This is 4 million kilos less than during the previous quarter and 5 million kilos more than during the same quarter in the previous year.