According to the recent figures of APK-Inform Agency, in December 2019 the exports of refined sunflower oil from Ukraine totaled nearly 70 thsd tonnes, which became the record monthly shipment volumes of the product. The volumes increased by 20% compared with the previous month, and up 65% compared with December 2018.
Since the beginning of 2019/20 MY (September-December), Ukraine supplied more than 200 thsd tonnes of refined sunflower oil on foreign markets, up 40% compared with the exports for the same period last season, which became the absolute maximum. The shipments of the products formed nearly 10% of the general exports of sunflower oil from the country.
In the current season, the Middle East (26%), Europe (26%), Asia (21%) and Africa (10%) became the main sales markets for the product.