Oilseeds - Oilseeds

Sunflower seeds: bakery kernels as expensive as in 2015

September 17, 2020 4:17 PM, Der AUDITOR
Play report as audio

SOFIA. In the Ukraine, sunflower seed prices are at a record level and Bulgarian bakery kernels also know only one way to go: upwards.

Difficult market situation

At around UAH 13,000/kg, Ukrainian farmgate goods are more expensive than ever, but for foreign buyers this increase is mitigated by the strong euro. Bulgarian bakery kernels are following this example. The few suppliers who offer prompt shipment charge prices of up to EUR 0.92/kg DDP Germany - the last time prices reached such a high level was in August 2015. Lower yields, small kernels and only few goods suitable for hulling are said to be the reason for the rapid price increase. In addition, some

View related articles

Go to the News Overview
Oilseeds
Sep 22, 2022
CHRUDIM. While the months between the arrival of new crop and the turn of the year are usually the most active in the Czech blue poppy seed market, it has been unusually quiet in recent weeks. Meanwhile, Germany's imports increased at the end of the season.
Oilseeds
Sep 22, 2022
NEW DELHI. Persistent rains in Gujarat continue to worry Indian growers. Meanwhile, good domestic demand ahead of the holidays next month is pushing up export prices.
Oilseeds
Sep 22, 2022
BRUSSELS/BEIJING. Coceral has cut the EU production estimates for sunflower seeds by 16% and Russia's escalation of the war in Ukraine has directly impacted trading. Prospects, however, appear to be better in China.
Oilseeds
Sep 20, 2022
DALIAN. As price differences widen, more and more buyers are looking at replacing their shine skin purchases with GWS kernels. Farmers, meanwhile, are getting nervous as demand is not developing in their favour.