Oil-type Sunflower Imports By Netherlands Continue Weak Tendency

PANAMA - Jul 16/19 - SNS -- Netherlands's imports of oil-type sunflowers during May shrank compared to the previous month, according to data from Eurostat.

Imports reached 8,278 metric tons (MT) in the month, down 79% from the 38,961 MT shipped the previous month. Imports so far total 274,143 MT, versus 443,769 in the same period the previous calendar year.

Ukraine was the largest origin, shipping 4,457 MT. Russia was the second most important origin shipping 3,755 MT, followed by China at 47 MT.