Ukrainian Railways ready boost grain exports by train


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  • Sunday, 06 Mar 2022

FILE PHOTO: Wheat is seen in a field near the southern Ukranian city of Nikolaev, July 8, 2013. REUTERS/Vincent Mundy/File Photo

LVIV, Ukraine (Reuters) - Ukraine's state-run railway operator is ready to organise agricultural exports by rail as a matter of urgency, it said on Sunday, after closure of the country's Black Sea ports because of the military invasion by Russia.

A major global agricultural producer and exporter, Ukraine has historically exported its grain, vegetable oils and other food products by ship.

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