Bulgaria's Confection Sunflower Exports Reveal Soft Performance

PANAMA - Sep 13/19 - SNS -- At this point in the current calendar year posted a easier performance, with confection sunflower exports for Bulgaria posted massive declines, sinking relative to the previous month in July, according to trade data from Eurostat.

Exports during the month reached 7,032 metric tons (MT), down from 28,251 MT the prior month. This increased shipments so far during the calendar year to 191,288, up 22% last year.

During the month, United States was the largest consumer, taking 2,567 MT. Norway was the second most important consumer buying 1,182 MT, followed by Mexico at 526 MT.