Ukraine will increase production of vegetable oils in the new season

2018-10-18 12:13:03
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Ukraine will increase production of vegetable oils in the new season

In the 2017/18 season due to a drop in sunflower production Ukraine reduced the production of crude sunflower oil by 13.6% to 4,611 million tons, as reported in "Ukroliyaprom".


the Biggest producers of the mentioned products were:


Nikolaev oil extraction plant "European transport stevedoring company" - 7,1%,

Vinnytsia MEZ group "Vioil" - 5,3%,

MEZ company "Ukrainian black sea industry" - 5,1%,

the front the main extraction plant (Mykolaiv region) – 5%.

  • Zaporizhia MEZ company "Optimusprime" - 7,2% of the total production,


thus, in comparison with the same period last season, production of margarine products increased by 5.3%, soybean oil – by 22.7 percent, rapeseed oil by 22%.


in General, in 2017/18 MG the main types of oil products Ukraine exported to 5,234 billion $.


In the first month 2018/19 Mr domestic companies produced 340 thousand tons of vegetable oils, which is 8% below the corresponding indicator of the last season. The share of sunflower oil is 290 thousand tons.


According to experts, in the current season of the Ukrainian enterprise will produce 6.3 million tonnes of vegetable oils, of which more than 6 million tons of sunflower.


the Collection of oil crops in Ukraine is completed, and as of October 16, with 89.8% of areas harvested 12 million tons of sunflower seeds (+20% compared to 2017) with a yield of 2.2 t/ha and from 76% space – 3.3 million tons of soybeans with a yield of 2.52 t/ha.