Russian sunflower meal exports at the lowest level since MY 2013/14


A slowdown in Russian sunmeal exports is observed by the end of the current 2016/17 season. So, shipments to foreign markets totaled 24.4 KMT in July against 26.7 KMT in June 2017 and 39.5 KMT in July 2016.

Russia exported 1126.7 KMT of this product for the eleven months of MY 2016/17 – this was a four-year low, reports UkrAgroConsult.

As before, the key destinations for Russian sunmeal exports are European countries and Turkey. Europe, though remaining the top importer (48% of total exports), reduced meal purchases from Russia by almost 23%. Turkey, on the contrary, stepped up imports of Russian sunmeal by 32% year-on-year, absorbing 42% of its total exports.

Further prospects of the oilseeds/vegoils market in the Black Sea region countries will be discussed at the V International Conference “Black Sea Oil Trade”, which will take place on September 19, 2017 in Hilton hotel, Kiev, Ukraine.

Annual International Conference “Black Sea Oil Trade” – is an effective platform, providing oilseed industry operators with vast networking opportunities, exclusive analytics of Ukrainian and Black Sea agri market, insights for development of the long term business strategies.

Conference participants are represented by producers and crushers of oilseeds, traders, enterprises for deep processing of vegetable oils, agriholdings, investment companies, banks, legal, shipping, brokerage, insurance, surveyor companies etc.

Market operators from 25 countries have already registered to take part. 

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