Agro exports in Brazil totaled US$ 12.1 billion in June

Published Jul 20, 2021

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Brasília (19/07/2021) – Agro exports totaled US$ 12.1 billion in June 2021, up 25% compared to the same period in 2020, according to an analysis made by the Confederation of Agriculture and Livestock of Brazil ( CNA) based on data from the Ministry of Economy. The monthly performance was favored by the continued upward movement in commodity prices. The sector accounted for 43.1% of the total exported by Brazil in June.

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In the first half, foreign sales reached US$ 61.5 billion, an increase of 20.8% compared to the first six months of last year. Among the most sold items abroad, the main one was soybeans, with revenues of US$ 5.3 billion, an increase of 23.4% compared to the same month in 2020. The product had a participation of 43.8% in the total shipments. In second place was raw cane sugar, with growth of 30.1% compared to June last year, reaching US$ 821.9 million. According to CNA, other products stood out in foreign sales. The most significant increases in revenue from product exports in June this year in the monthly comparison with 2020 were for plywood or plywood (+291.3%), non-carded and combed cotton (+111.4%) and chicken meat in natura (+46.3%). Also in June 2021, 74.1% of shipments went to ten markets. China was the main one, with a share of 38.7% of Brazilian agricultural exports, followed by the European Union (15.7%) and the United States (6.1%). Complete the list Thailand (2.7%), ...
Source: Cnabrasil
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