The relevant statement was made by the Ukrainian Infrastructure Ministry on Facebook, an Ukrinform correspondent reports.
“The Grain Initiative: eight vessels loaded with 238.6 thousand tonnes of agricultural products for Asia and Europe left the Odesa region’s ports,” the report states.
Twenty-three vessels are now being handled at ports in the Odesa region. They will be loaded with 690 thousand tonnes of agricultural products.
A total of 550 vessels have left the Odesa region’s ports since August 1, 2022. They exported 13.8 million tonnes of Ukrainian-produced agricultural products to Asian, European and African countries.