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Serbia 2015 wheat crop seen up 1.7%, maize area down 2.4%

Serbia 2015 wheat crop seen up 1.7%, maize area down 2.4% Aleksandar Dickov/Shutterstock.com

BELGRADE (Serbia), June 30 (SeeNews) – Serbia's wheat harvest is expected to rise 1.7% to 2.43 million t in 2015, the country’s statistics institute said on Tuesday.

The area sown with maize fell 2.4% to 1.03 million ha this year while the area sown with sunflower dropped 8.5% to 170,612 ha, preliminary data from the statistics institute indicated.

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