USDA raised their estimate of sunseed production in Ukraine


According to June USDA WASDE report, the estimate of rapeseed production in the Black Sea countries in 2016/17 MY was raised to 2817 KMT (+50 KMT) due to another increase in the production forecast for Ukraine to 1250 KMT, reports UkrAgroConsult.


According to the recent estimates, in the next 2017/18 season, sunflower production in the Black Sea region is expected to grow to 27625 KMT (+492 KMT) compared to current 2016/17 MY.


The USDA revised upwards their projection of sunflower seed production in Ukraine, both compared with the previous estimate, and with the 2016/17 crop.


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