Ukraine. Market of high-oleic sunflower oil, 2017/18


The 2017/18 drop in the sunseed crop and, consequently, in sunflower oil production and export caused high-oleic sunflower oil exports to also decrease compared to last season, reports UkrAgroConsult.

So, Ukraine exported only half of this product in the 2017/18 compared to the volume registered in the previous season.

The 2017/18 decline in high-oleic sunflower oil sales affected the overall structure of sunflower oil exports. High-oleic sunflower oil was supplied to more than 20 countries of the world in the 2017/18 season.

Invariably, the bulk of sunflower oil of this type goes to European countries. In MY 2017/18, their share in total exports increased. China purchased minor volumes of Ukrainian high-oleic sunflower oil.

Full version of the article is available to subscribers for weekly market report “Black Sea Vegoils” by UkrAgroConsult.

Further prospects of the Black Sea oilseeds/vegoils market will be discussed at the VI International Conference “Black Sea Oil Trade”, which will take place on September 20, 2018 in Hilton hotel, Kiev, Ukraine. Delegates from 20 countries have already registered for participation in the International Conference «Black Sea Oil Trade». Conference participants are usually represented by producers and crushers of oilseeds, traders, enterprises for deep processing of vegetable oils, investment companies, banks, law, shipping, brokerage, insurance and surveyor companies.



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