Ukraine. Soybean average yield 16% lower than last year

23.11.2017

Oilseed harvesting is almost complete in Ukraine. As of November 21, sunseed was gathered from 5890.4 Th ha or 99% of its intended area (5955.8 Th ha). Farmers obtained 11822 KMT of sunseed with average yield 2.01 MT/ha which is 11.5% lower than last year, reports UkrAgroConsult.

Farmers gathered 3641.1 KMT of soybeans from 1899 Th ha out of intended 1990.1 Th ha. The average yield was 1.92 MT/ha, as of November 21 (-16% compared to last year).

Winter rapeseed had been sown at 861.6 Th ha that is 12% more than planned (769.2 Th ha). Last year winter rapeseed area was 844 th ha.

More information on crop conditions and progress of harvesting/planting campaign in the countries of Black Sea Region is available to subscribers for weekly market report "Black Sea Grain" by UkrAgroConsult.

 

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