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Table 14 Sunflowerseed Area, Yield, and Production 
  
Date Created  01/12/2018 12:00:23 PM  
 
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Country/Region Area
(Million hectares)
Yield
(Metric tons per hectare)
Production
(Million metric tons)
Change in Production
  2017/18 Proj.   2017/18 Proj.   2017/18 Proj. From last month From last year
2015/16 Prel.
2016/17
Dec Jan 2015/16 Prel.
2016/17
Dec Jan 2015/16 Prel.
2016/17
Dec Jan MMT Percent MMT Percent
World23.2925.2425.4425.381.731.891.801.8140.3047.6145.7745.840.060.14-1.77-3.73
United States0.730.620.550.541.821.941.501.811.331.200.820.980.1619.85-0.22-18.20
Total Foreign22.5624.6224.8924.841.731.891.811.8138.9746.4144.9544.85-0.10-0.22-1.56-3.35
 
Former Soviet Union - 12 
  Russia6.457.187.107.101.421.511.481.489.1710.8610.5010.500.000.00-0.36-3.30
  Ukraine5.506.406.406.402.162.382.032.0311.9015.2013.0013.000.000.00-2.20-14.47
  Kazakhstan0.700.810.800.800.760.940.940.940.530.760.750.750.000.00-0.01-0.66
 
European Union4.174.154.374.371.852.062.132.137.728.579.309.300.000.000.738.48
 
South America 
  Argentina1.271.721.761.712.131.982.102.112.703.403.703.60-0.10-2.700.205.88
  Uruguay0.040.040.050.051.501.501.561.560.060.070.080.080.000.000.0118.18
  Bolivia0.150.100.130.130.890.670.800.800.130.060.110.110.000.000.0464.06
  Brazil0.050.060.060.061.221.651.561.560.060.100.100.100.000.00-0.01-5.77
  Paraguay0.050.030.030.031.641.601.661.660.070.050.050.050.000.000.0110.42
 
China1.041.081.101.102.602.592.592.592.702.802.852.850.000.000.051.79
 
South Asia 
  India0.480.380.380.380.660.720.840.840.320.280.320.320.000.000.0516.36
  Pakistan0.090.070.070.071.061.071.071.070.090.080.080.080.000.000.000.00
 
Middle East 
  Turkey0.550.600.650.652.002.202.462.461.101.321.601.600.000.000.2821.21
  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 
  Egypt0.010.010.010.012.432.432.382.380.020.020.020.020.000.000.0011.76
  Morocco0.020.020.020.021.291.291.291.290.030.030.030.030.000.000.000.00
  South Africa0.720.640.670.671.051.381.201.200.760.880.800.800.000.00-0.08-8.57
 
Burma0.600.600.600.600.650.650.650.650.390.390.390.390.000.000.000.00
 
Canada0.040.030.030.031.921.822.232.230.070.050.060.060.000.000.0113.73
 
Australia0.020.030.030.031.091.331.191.190.030.040.030.030.000.00-0.01-13.89
 
Others0.550.610.560.561.872.251.951.951.021.371.091.090.000.00-0.28-20.13
 
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