Russia. Exports of sunflower increased


In July 2015/16 MY Russia exported 0.8 KMT of sunflower against 11.5 KMT in the previous month and 1.3 KMT in July 2015. Since the beginning of 2015/16 (September-July) Russian exporters shipped 60.2 KMT of sunflower, which was 1.5 time as higher as over the same period of 2014/15. More than 50% of all exports was shipped to Turkey. Share of Iran and Azerbaijan is 10%. Despite the volume is not that large this season was characterized by higher number of export markets not only at the expense of EU countries, but also Central Asia and China.

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