Global Sunflower Production

May 2017

This month the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) estimates that the Global Sunflower Production 2016/2017 will be 45.65 million metric tons, around 0.29 million tons more than the previous month's projection.

Last year the Global Sunflower Production (*) was 40.51 million tons. This year's 45.65 estimated million tons could represent an increase of 5.14 million tons or a 12.69% in sunflower production around the globe.

Global Sunflower Production by Country

(Values in Metric Tons)

Ukraine: 13,750,000

Russia: 10,858,000

European Union: 8,386,000

Argentina: 3,300,000

China: 2,800,000

Turkey: 1,320,000

United States: 1,204,000

South Africa: 900,000

Kazakhstan: 755,000

Serbia: 650,000

Moldova: 450,000

Burma: 390,000

India: 275,000

Iran: 90,000

Brazil: 82,000

Pakistan: 75,000

Uruguay: 66,000

Bolivia: 64,000

Canada: 51,000

Paraguay: 48,000

Australia: 33,000

Morocco: 27,000

Egypt: 17,000

Israel: 16,000

Mexico: 13,000

Chile: 10,000

Switzerland: 10,000

Macedonia: 5,000

Bosnia and Herzegovina: 1,000


Next Update will be June 09, 2017.