According to current information of the State Statistics Service, sunseed stocks in Ukraine totaled 8460.6 KMT as of November 1, 2018 that is up 11% from the same date last year (7259.4 KMT). This included 4933.3 KMT held on farms (up 820.5 KMT, or 20% from November 1, 2017) and 3527.3 KMT at storage and processing facilities (up 380.7 KMT, or 12.1% on the year).
As of November 1, 2018, crusher soybean stocks were up 2% year-on-year at 1210.6 KMT against 1186.1 KMT on November 1, 2017. Rapeseed stocks as of the reporting date were higher than a year ago (393.7 KMT against 331.9 KMT, respectively) due to an earlier start of this year’s harvest.
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