In January 2020, Russia increased sunflower oil — Rosstat




In January 2020, the general production volumes of crude sunflower oil and its fractions in Russia totaled 557 thsd tonnes, up 26.7% compared with the figures in the same month last year, reported the Federal State Statistics Service (Rosstat), on February 17.

At the same time, the production of margarines increased by 10.3% — to 33.9 thsd tonnes, and confectionery products — up 2.4%, to 279 thsd tonnes.

Also, in the reporting period the production volumes wheat and wheat-rye flour types in Russia decreased by 4% — to 644 thsd tonnes.