Ukrainian sunflower harvesting is about to finish

09.11.2016

Ukrainian farmers are completing sunseed harvesting. By November 08 it was gathered from 5716 Th ha or 97% of the intended area (5916.2 Th ha), reports UkrAgroConsult. That was 14.5% more than by the same time last season (4992 Th ha). Farmers obtained 12752 KMT of sunseed with average yields at 2.23 MT/ha, which is all-time high for Ukraine. In 2015 farmers gathered 10862 KMT of sunseed with average yields at 2.18 MT/ha.

According to UkrAgroConsult, soybean has been gathered from 1696 Th ha, which is 92% of the intended 1837.1 Th ha. Farmers harvested 3830 KMT of soybean with average yields at 2.26 MT/ha. In 2015 farmers gathered 3641 KMT of soybean with average yields at 1.76 MT/ha.

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

 

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