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Table 13: Sunflowerseed and Products: World Supply and Distribution 
  
Thousand Metric Tons
Date Created  08/12/2020 12:02:08 PM  
 
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  Marketing Year Oilseed, Sunflowerseed Meal, Sunflowerseed Oil, Sunflowerseed
2018/19 2019/20 2020/21 2018/19 2019/20 2020/21 2018/19 2019/20 2020/21
Production
Argentina (Mar-Feb) 3,825 3,300 4,000 1,435 1,360 1,440 1,425 1,350 1,413
Russia (Sep-Aug) 12,710 15,305 14,000 4,860 5,615 5,375 4,875 5,648 5,410
Turkey (Sep-Aug) 1,800 1,750 1,680 1,280 1,429 1,334 1,022 1,141 1,065
Ukraine (Sep-Aug) 15,000 16,500 17,500 6,112 6,773 7,021 6,364 7,055 7,310
European Union (Oct-Sep) 9,505 9,610 9,900 4,700 4,671 4,779 3,670 3,655 3,735
Other 7,752 8,578 8,720 2,318 2,728 2,803 2,022 2,325 2,365
 
 
World Total 50,592 55,043 55,800 20,705 22,576 22,752 19,378 21,174 21,298
 
Imports
Argentina (Mar-Feb) 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Russia (Sep-Aug) 52 55 15 10 15 15 10 2 20
Turkey (Sep-Aug) 1,027 1,150 975 910 900 1,150 533 580 550
Ukraine (Sep-Aug) 23 30 25 5 9 3 0 0 0
European Union (Oct-Sep) 545 875 420 3,670 3,550 3,450 1,966 2,150 1,970
Other 894 1,029 1,106 3,227 3,896 3,548 6,878 8,022 7,843
 
 
World Total 2,542 3,139 2,541 7,822 8,370 8,166 9,387 10,754 10,383
 
Exports
Argentina (Mar-Feb) 173 175 175 883 725 825 853 690 750
Russia (Sep-Aug) 358 1,350 350 1,573 1,900 1,500 2,651 3,500 3,150
Turkey (Sep-Aug) 51 75 60 23 20 24 436 525 400
Ukraine (Sep-Aug) 104 60 150 4,808 5,150 5,200 6,063 6,350 6,600
European Union (Oct-Sep) 611 450 600 387 430 410 486 540 520
Other 1,763 1,717 1,660 346 350 333 685 613 620
 
 
World Total 3,060 3,827 2,995 8,020 8,575 8,292 11,174 12,218 12,040
 
Domestic Consumption
Argentina (Mar-Feb) 3,656 3,475 3,650 600 610 620 637 642 647
Russia (Sep-Aug) 12,350 14,125 13,600 3,400 3,750 3,925 2,150 2,265 2,225
Turkey (Sep-Aug) 2,527 2,812 2,632 2,150 2,250 2,485 1,095 1,120 1,190
Ukraine (Sep-Aug) 14,950 16,540 17,175 1,350 1,525 1,800 540 545 560
European Union (Oct-Sep) 9,765 9,730 9,930 7,860 7,910 7,885 5,063 5,123 5,198
Other 7,008 7,835 8,142 5,256 6,257 5,998 8,584 9,711 9,754
 
 
World Total 50,256 54,517 55,129 20,616 22,302 22,713 18,069 19,406 19,574
 
Ending Stocks
Argentina (Mar-Feb) 987 637 812 87 112 107 120 138 154
Russia (Sep-Aug) 233 118 183 200 180 145 193 78 133
Turkey (Sep-Aug) 300 313 276 225 284 259 47 123 148
Ukraine (Sep-Aug) 141 71 271 293 400 424 40 200 350
European Union (Oct-Sep) 339 644 434 347 228 162 386 528 515
Other 512 567 591 85 102 122 844 867 701
 
 
World Total 2,512 2,350 2,567 1,237 1,306 1,219 1,630 1,934 2,001