Import figures

Import figures: UK barley travelling ahead of Brexit

Import figures: UK barley travelling ahead of Brexit

Barley imports increased this month, while maize imports took a dramatic drop compared to the same time last year, according...

October 19, 2020

Import figures: Imports down to 2017 levels

Import figures: Imports down to 2017 levels

Imports of maize, barley and wheat are down on 2019 levels for the period from the start of January to...

September 17, 2020

Import figures: Grain figures down compared to first 6 months of 2019

Import figures: Grain figures down compared to first 6 months of 2019

Imports of maize, barley and wheat for the first half of the year are down on the same time last...

August 18, 2020

Grain imports so far are down from last year

Grain imports so far are down from last year

Imports of maize, wheat and barley, up until the end of May, are down on last year’s figures. Data provided...

July 17, 2020

Barley, wheat and maize imports down for first quarter of 2020

Barley, wheat and maize imports down for first quarter of 2020

Imports of the major grains decreased in the first quarter (January, February and March) of 2020 compared to the same...

June 12, 2020

Malt imports increase comes as no surprise

Malt imports increase comes as no surprise

There was a large change in the amount of malt imported into Ireland this year. Approximately 68,591t of malt were...

February 21, 2020

Majority of barley came from Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Majority of barley came from Great Britain and Northern Ireland

According to data from the Central Statistics Office (CSO), 138,156t of barley (unmilled) were imported into the Republic of Ireland...

February 19, 2020

Wheat imports drop 41% following 40% rise in 2018

Wheat imports drop 41% following 40% rise in 2018

261,381t of wheat (other wheat including spelt and meslin, unmilled) were imported into Ireland in 2019, according to data from...

February 18, 2020

1.54 million tonnes of maize imported in 2019

1.54 million tonnes of maize imported in 2019

In total, approximately 1.54 million tonnes of maize (not including sweet corn, unmilled, other than seed) were imported into this...

February 18, 2020

Is maize replacing wheat and barley imports?

Is maize replacing wheat and barley imports?

In this month’s import figures – obtained from the Central Statistics Office (CSO) – AgriLand looks at how Irish tastes have...

January 16, 2020

Maize imports rise again…origins questionable

Maize imports rise again…origins questionable

Data from the Central Statistics Office (CSO) shows that wheat and barley imports are down on the same time last...

December 19, 2019

1.6 million tonnes of maize imported – up 43% on 2017

1.6 million tonnes of maize imported – up 43% on 2017

Just shy of 1.6 million tonnes of maize (unmilled and not seed) entered this country in 2018. The drought of...

February 28, 2019