ASTON group has entered the Top 3 of leading grain traders of Russia
In the 2017-2018 season, grain export from Russia amounted to 52.4 million tons, exceeding last year's figure by 47%. According to the Ministry of agriculture, wheat supplies abroad increased by 1.5 times – up to 40.4 million tons. The branch Agency "ProZerno" made a rating of the largest exporters of Russia in which Trade House "RIF" kept the first place with shipments in 6,2 million tons. ASTON became the third in the ranking of the largest Russian grain exporters with shipments of 3.4 million tons and took a market share of 6.6%. During the year, the company took one place higher, increasing exports by 44%.
In addition, the share of Rostov traders accounted for 23% of the total supply of grain to foreign markets. In real terms, the performance of companies increased by 38-45%.