Oilseed production to grow by more than 20% in Ukraine in 2021/22 MY – Ukroliyaprom




In 2021/22 MY, the general production of oilseed crops will grow by 21% to 22.3 mln tonnes in Ukraine, Association Ukroliyaprom forecasts.

Sunflower seed crop will grow by 22% to 16 mln tonnes. Rapeseed production will increase by 7% to 3 mln tonnes, soybean – by 29% to 3.3 mln tonnes.

“Taking into account the expected growth of oilseeds production, the Association projects a sizable increase of output of vegetable oils to 7.7 mln tonnes in Ukraine in 2021/22 MY. Particularly, sunflower oil production will grow by 24% to 7.2 mln tonnes. Soybean oil output will reach 270 thsd tonnes, rapeseed oil – 230 thsd tonnes”, – they say.