EU Sunseed Production

Oil World says that EU-27 sunseed production in the marketing year 2009/10 (Aug/July) will be 6.7 MMT, fractionally lower than the 6.8 MMT produced in 2008/09.

Output in Europe's largest producer France is pegged at 1.7 MMT (1.6 MMT last year), in Hungary at 1.3 MMT (1.5 MMT), in Romania at 1.2 MMT (unchanged), in Bulgaria at 1.1 MMT (1.0 MT), and in Spain at 730,000 MT (820,000 MT).