Ukraine delivered 2 MMT of sunflower meal to foreign markets


In 2018, January’s exports of Ukrainian sunmeal totaled 478 KMT, i.e. they hit a new high. The export trade gained 16% against the previous month (412 KMT). Its increase against January 2017 was more than 10%.

Overall, the current 2017/18 season still sees a fast pace of sunmeal export shipments, which have reached the highest level for this time of year, reports UkrAgroConsult. So, 1976 KMT of sunmeal was supplied to foreign markets in September-January 2017/18 that is up 3.8% from a year ago (1904 KMT).

The key importers of Ukrainian sunmeal – EU countries and Belarus – kept stepping up purchases in MY 2017/18, when their export shares have reached 59% and 12%, respectively. In addition, growth is observed in shipments to Turkey, Morocco and Thailand and new export destinations have been opened: Philippines, Madagascar, Cambodia and Ghana.



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