In September-May, Ukraine produced nearly 3.3 mln tonnes of sunflower oil

In September-May, Ukraine produced nearly 3.3 mln tonnes of sunflower oil

In September-May, Ukraine produced nearly 3.3 mln tonnes of sunflower oil

The FINANCIAL -- In September-May period of 2014/15 MY, Ukraine produced 3.279 mln tonnes of sunflower oil, and exported 3.01 mln tonnes of the commodity, declared the Interdepartmental working group under the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine on June 18.

In addition, it is reported that in September-May Ukraine supplied 6 thsd tonnes of sunflower oil to the free economic zone “Crimea”, and plans to export 20 thsd tonnes of the commodity in the whole 2014/15 MY, according to APK Inform.

The Ministry forecasts the production volume of sunflower oil in Ukraine in 2014/15 MY at 4.2 mln tonnes, and the exports - 3.75 mln tonnes, down 205 thsd tonnes compared with the index published in the previous month.