Huge price gaps
The prices for prompt shipments of sunflower kernels from the current crop have remained fixed in Bulgaria this week. Buyers have stopped panicking and prefer to wait for the time being. At the same time, however, the high degree of uncertainty coupled with rising production costs renders it impossible for traders to go down in price.
Sowing has largely being completed in Bulgaria, the high oil prices have, however, prompted many farmers to switch to black sunflower seeds. Traders report that supplies of striped seeds will be difficult to fin