Kazakhstan harvested over 1.9 MMT of oilseeds

13.02.2017

According to the Statistics Committee of the Economy Ministry of Kazakhstan, the country’s 2016 total oilseed crop reached a record over 1.9 MMT in net weight. It was up 41.7% from the five-year average. Oilseed yields averaged 0.96 MT/ha, or up 31% from a year ago.

The greatest output rise was registered in sunseed – 754.9 KMT (up 41%), rapeseed – 169.8 KMT (up 23%) and linseed – 561.8 KMT (up 14%).

 

 

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