Oil-type Sunflower Exports From Bulgaria Open On Easy Note

PANAMA - Mar 20/19 - SNS -- Bulgaria's movement of oil-type sunflowers during January plunged versus the previous month, judging from data from Eurostat.

Movement during the first month of the calendar year totalled 5,743 metric tons (MT), down 91% from 61,742 MT the previous month. The statistics showed movement was down 95% from the 105,955 MT reported during the same month last year.

For the month, Turkey was the biggest consumer, buying 5,000 MT. United States was the second most important buyer buying 399 MT, followed by Canada at 122 MT.