Russian H1 2017/18 sunoil production hit a high


Russia produced 516.7 KMT of vegoils in February 2018, i.e. just 0.8% less than in the previous month but 20.4% more than in February 2017.

Overall, 2017/18 vegoil production in Russia is up 5% year-on-year, setting a new record for these months. So, 3172.7 KMT of vegoils were produced in the country in September-February versus 3030.9 KMT in the same period in MY 2016/17, reports UkrAgroConsult.

The increase was accounted for mostly by expanding sunoil production. Russia produced 2562 KMT of sunoil in September-February 2017/18 that is up 4.2% on the year (2459 KMT in September-February 2016/17).



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