Ukrelevatorprom, one of the largest grain silo operators in the Port of Odessa, has handled its first consignments of barley, rape and wheat, coinciding with the start of the new harvest. For the last season (July 2012-June 2013), the terminal handled exports amounting to 2.1mt (million tonnes) of grain, of which corn amounted to 808,000 tonnes. This was slightly down on the 2.325mt handled in the previous season.