23 May 2024,   13:10
Lithuania resumes purchases of Russian grain after six-month break - Eurostat

According to the data from the European Statistical System, in February 2024, Lithuania purchased 12,200 tonnes of grain from Russia for EUR 1.95 million, resuming purchases after a six-month hiatus.

Furthermore, at the end of winter, Latvia increased its imports, purchasing 58,800 tonnes of grain from Russia for EUR 10 million. In February, European Union countries bought 92,600 tonnes of Russian grain for EUR 16.9 million.

Lithuania halted the import of Russian grain in May 2023. The last shipment was made in July of the same year.