Ukraine Further Increases Sunflower Oil Exports
February 3, 2017
As reported by UkrAgroConsult, Ukraine continues to increase sunflower oil exports in the current 2016/17 season. The unprecedented rate of 556,000 tons was reached in December 2016, which is four percent higher than in the previous record-making month (535,000 tons in November 2016).
Since the beginning of the new marketing year (MY), one can observe monthly growth in export shipments, which accordingly reflects the overall results of the season.
Thus, Ukraine exported 1,774,000 tons of sunflower oil during the first four months of 2016/2017 season (September-December 2016), exceeding the same period in 2015/16 MY (1,457,000 tons) by 21.8 percent, noted UkrAgroConsul analysts.
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