- EU in week ended March 24 granted licences to export 144 KMT of barley, bringing the total this season to 6.681 MMT vs. 5.070 MMT a year ago

- Ukraine's Ag Min said farmers planted 1,047,000 hectares of spring grains through March 26, or 43% of the planned total planted area vs. 1,802,000 hectares a year ago, incl. 780,000 hectares of barley vs. 1,397,000 hectares a year ago