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Table 14 Sunflowerseed Area, Yield, and Production 
  
Date Created  04/11/2017 12:00:52 PM  
 
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Country/Region Area
(Million hectares)
Yield
(Metric tons per hectare)
Production
(Million metric tons)
Change in Production
  2016/17 Proj.   2016/17 Proj.   2016/17 Proj. From last month From last year
2014/15 Prel.
2015/16
Mar Apr 2014/15 Prel.
2015/16
Mar Apr 2014/15 Prel.
2015/16
Mar Apr MMT Percent MMT Percent
World23.2823.4424.7324.841.691.731.821.8339.4040.4745.0445.360.320.704.8912.08
United States0.610.730.620.621.651.821.941.941.011.331.201.200.000.00-0.12-9.20
Total Foreign22.6722.7124.1124.221.691.721.821.8238.3939.1443.8444.160.320.725.0112.80
 
Former Soviet Union - 12 
  Russia6.376.456.967.181.311.421.511.518.379.1710.5410.860.323.061.6918.37
  Ukraine5.305.506.206.201.922.162.222.2210.2011.9013.7513.750.000.001.8515.55
  Kazakhstan0.770.700.810.810.670.760.940.940.510.530.760.760.000.000.2241.39
 
European Union4.294.184.204.202.091.842.002.008.977.688.408.400.000.000.729.39
 
South America 
  Argentina1.441.271.651.652.192.132.002.003.162.703.303.300.000.000.6022.22
  Uruguay0.030.040.040.041.471.501.501.500.040.060.070.070.000.000.0115.79
  Bolivia0.200.220.100.101.501.600.670.670.300.350.060.060.000.00-0.28-81.45
  Brazil0.150.050.050.050.731.241.401.400.110.060.070.070.000.000.0112.90
  Paraguay0.030.050.030.031.571.641.601.600.050.070.050.050.000.00-0.03-35.14
 
China0.951.040.940.942.632.602.672.672.492.702.512.510.000.00-0.19-6.97
 
South Asia 
  India0.580.550.400.400.660.580.800.800.380.320.320.320.000.000.000.00
  Pakistan0.160.090.140.071.251.061.291.070.200.090.180.08-0.11-58.33-0.02-16.67
 
Middle East 
  Turkey0.530.550.600.602.262.002.202.201.201.101.321.320.000.000.2220.00
  Iran0.070.070.070.071.291.291.291.290.090.090.090.090.000.000.000.00
  Israel0.010.010.010.011.601.601.601.600.020.020.020.020.000.000.000.00
 
Africa 
  Egypt0.010.010.010.012.432.432.432.430.020.020.020.020.000.000.000.00
  Morocco0.020.020.020.021.291.291.291.290.030.030.030.030.000.000.000.00
  South Africa0.580.720.670.641.151.051.191.410.660.760.800.900.1012.500.1519.21
 
Burma0.590.600.600.600.640.650.650.650.380.390.390.390.000.000.000.00
 
Canada0.030.040.030.031.901.921.821.820.060.070.050.050.000.00-0.02-30.14
 
Australia0.030.020.030.031.201.091.141.140.030.030.030.030.000.000.0132.00
 
Others0.540.550.550.552.071.851.981.981.121.021.101.100.000.000.087.46
 
World and Selected Countries and Regions