World Sunflower Production 2016/2017

April 2017

This month the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) estimates that the World Sunflower Production 2016/2017 will be 45.36 million metric tons, around 0.32 million tons more than the previous month's projection.

Sunflower Production last year (*) was 40.47 million tons. This year's 45.36 estimated million tons could represent an increase of 4.89 million tons or a 12.08% in sunflower production around the globe.

Sunflower Production by Country

(Values in Metric Tons)

Ukraine: 13,750,000

Russia: 10,858,000

European Union: 8,400,000

Others: 7,731,000

Argentina: 3,300,000

Turkey: 1,320,000


Next Update will be May 10, 2017.