Confection Sunflower Exports From Bulgaria Record Slow Performance

PANAMA - Jun 15/20 - SNS -- Movement of confection sunflowers for Bulgaria fell sharply compared to the previous month in April, trade data from Eurostat shows.

Export sales totalled 12,656 metric tons (MT) for the month, down 66% from the 37,458 MT exported the previous month. Shipments so far total 127,734 MT, versus 125,651 during the last calendar year.

The number one buyer during the month was United States, buying 5,857 MT. China was the second most important importer taking 2,524 MT, followed by Turkey at 610 MT.