Confection Sunflower Exports From Bulgaria Post Slow Month



PANAMA - Jan 15/20 - SNS -- At this point in the current calendar year revealed a easier performance, with confection sunflower export shipments for Bulgaria shrank compared to the previous month in November, judging from statistics from Eurostat.

Exports reached 12,108 metric tons (MT) during the month, down 74% from the 46,640 MT shipped the previous month. Shipments so far total 350,801 MT, versus 302,822 in the same period the previous calendar year.

The most recent trade statistics reported United States was number one importer, receiving 3,819 MT. China was the second most important consumer buying 1,996 MT, followed by Afghanistan at 1,034 MT.