Ukroliyaprom cut its forecast of Ukrainian oilseeds crop by 1 mln tonnes - 13.10.2020

Ukroliyaprom cut its forecast of Ukrainian oilseeds crop by 1 mln tonnes - 13.10.2020

The Ukroliyaprom Association cut its forecast of the production of three main oilseed crops (sunflower seed, rapeseed and soybean) in Ukraine in 2020/21 MY from 20.6 mln tonnes to 19.56 mln tonnes, down 12% compared to 2019/20 MY, declared the press-service of the Association on October 13.

Particularly, sunflower seed crop forecast was decreased by 1 mln tonnes to 14 mln tonnes (15.25 mln tonnes in 2019), rapeseed – by 0.04 mln tonnes to 2.56 mln tonnes (3.28 mln tonnes in 2019).

Soybean production forecast was remained unchanged at 3 mln tonnes (3.698 mln tonnes in 2019).