World Sunflower Production 2017/2018

June 2017

This month the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) estimates that the World Sunflower Production 2017/2018 will be 46.58 million metric tons, around 0.5 million tons more than the previous month's projection.

Sunflower Production last year (*) was 45.75 million tons. This year's 46.58 estimated million tons could represent an increase of 0.83 million tons or a 1.81% in sunflower production around the globe.

Sunflower Production by Country

(Values in Metric Tons)

Ukraine: 14,000,000

Russia: 11,000,000

European Union: 8,600,000

Argentina: 3,400,000

China: 2,850,000

Turkey: 1,425,000

United States: 1,017,000

South Africa: 930,000

Kazakhstan: 750,000

Serbia: 550,000

Moldova: 450,000

Burma: 390,000

Bolivia: 360,000

India: 270,000

Brazil: 112,000

Iran: 90,000

Uruguay: 78,000

Pakistan: 75,000

Paraguay: 53,000

Canada: 38,000

Australia: 36,000

Morocco: 27,000

Egypt: 19,000

Israel: 16,000

Mexico: 13,000

Chile: 12,000

Switzerland: 10,000

Macedonia: 5,000

Bosnia and Herzegovina: 1,000


Next Update will be July 12, 2017.