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Russia's record grain crop will test storage, transport capacity

Analysts expect constraints across supply chain to be visible in coming months

Russia is expected to harvest 125-127 million tonnes of grain in 2017/18, according to unofficial estimates.


THE arrival of a record grain crop is expected to severely test Russia's cereal storage and transport infrastructure, pitting its supply against European Union and US origin for the entire 2017/18 marketing year.

Russia, shaping up to be the world's largest wheat exporter in...