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Table 25: Middle East Oilseeds and Products Supply and Distribution 
  
Thousand Metric Tons
Date Created  01/12/2018 12:00:11 PM  
 
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  2013/14 2014/15 2015/16 2016/17 Dec
2017/18
Jan
2017/18
Production
Oilseed, Cottonseed 1,106 1,243 1,032 1,228 1,555 1,555
Oilseed, Rapeseed 430 425 400 400 400 400
Oilseed, Soybean 318 327 297 297 282 282
Oilseed, Sunflowerseed 1,502 1,306 1,206 1,426 1,706 1,706
Other 140 120 150 145 145 145
 
 
Total 3,496 3,421 3,085 3,496 4,088 4,088
 
Domestic Consumption
Meal, Fish 86 86 110 125 105 125
Meal, Rapeseed 895 971 951 884 995 875
Meal, Soybean 6,785 7,075 7,522 7,885 8,541 8,310
Other 3,034 2,961 2,970 3,238 3,543 3,533
 
 
Total 10,800 11,093 11,553 12,132 13,184 12,843
 
SME
Meal, Fish 124 124 159 181 152 181
Meal, Rapeseed 637 691 677 629 708 623
Meal, Soybean 6,785 7,075 7,522 7,885 8,541 8,310
Other 2,626 2,543 2,524 2,835 3,095 2,418
 
 
Total 10,172 10,433 10,881 11,529 12,496 11,531
 
Imports
Meal, Fish 82 80 108 125 100 120
Meal, Rapeseed 295 217 195 190 219 179
Meal, Soybean 5,279 4,334 4,103 4,583 5,060 4,850
Other 1,407 1,406 1,544 1,617 1,550 1,540
 
 
Total 7,063 6,037 5,950 6,515 6,929 6,689
 
Imports
Oil, Palm 2,362 2,127 2,310 2,541 2,572 2,572
Oil, Rapeseed 54 60 79 76 89 79
Oil, Soybean 641 498 404 366 433 433
Oil, Sunflowerseed 1,916 1,760 1,661 2,274 1,989 2,039
Other 174 452 158 172 181 181
 
 
Total 5,147 4,897 4,612 5,429 5,264 5,304
 
Industrial Dom. Cons.
Oil, Palm 180 185 185 185 190 190
Oil, Rapeseed 35 35 30 30 30 30
Oil, Soybean 81 137 126 125 114 114
Oil, Sunflowerseed 30 20 20 20 20 20
Other 52 69 58 70 68 68
 
 
Total 378 446 419 430 422 422
 
Food Use Dom. Cons.
Oil, Palm 1,793 1,507 1,815 1,961 2,071 2,086
Oil, Rapeseed 322 404 398 338 386 321
Oil, Soybean 838 916 972 968 1,012 1,008
Oil, Sunflowerseed 1,835 1,971 2,104 2,373 2,362 2,442
Other 628 845 629 628 685 685
 
 
Total 5,416 5,643 5,918 6,268 6,516 6,542
 
Domestic Consumption
Oil, Palm 1,973 1,692 2,000 2,146 2,261 2,276
Oil, Rapeseed 357 439 428 368 416 351
Oil, Soybean 974 1,131 1,178 1,148 1,176 1,172
Oil, Sunflowerseed 1,885 2,001 2,134 2,403 2,392 2,472
Other 687 921 693 708 763 763
 
 
Total 5,876 6,184 6,433 6,773 7,008 7,034
 
Middle East includes Bahrain, Gaza Strip, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, West Banks, and Yemen. SME - 44 Percent Protein Soybean Meal Equivalent