Ukraine. Sunflower oil production recovered to a record high

In January 2018/19, Ukraine’s large and medium-sized crushers produced 484.4 KMT of sunflower oil, or almost 10% more than in the previous month (536.8 KMT) and 11.5% more than in January 2017/18 (434.4 KMT). In addition, this season’s January peak was brought up to a new level, reports UkrAgroConsult.
Sunflower oil production in September-January 2018/19 totaled 2493.3 KMT, surpassing the 2016/17 record (2477.2 KMT) by 0.6%. It was at 2247 KMT a year ago.
UkrAgroConsult leaves unchanged its estimates for total sunflower seed processing and sunflower oil output in MY 2018/19.
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