Oil-type Sunflower Imports By Netherlands Continue Weak Tendency

PANAMA - Feb 14/20 - SNS -- Imports of oil-type sunflowers by Netherlands posted massive declines, sinking compared to the previous month in December, official data from Eurostat reveals.

Total imports in the month amounted to 15,134 metric tons (MT), down 75% from the previous month's total of 61,497. So far imports have reached 520,379 MT, down from 930,359 during the last calendar year.

Current trade statistics reported Russia was most important supplier, supplying 12,356 MT during the month. Ukraine was the second most important exporter selling 1,656 MT, followed by Moldova at 614 MT.