Weather conditions. In late May and early June, very warm weather with uneven rainfall (from excessive to scarce ones) dominated almost all parts of the country. Air temperature was 1-7°С above normal, ranging within 15.9 to 26.0°С. The highest air temperature was registered at 25.8-34.0°С, while the lowest one on the coldest nights was down at +6-20°С.
Moisture supply. Many western areas of the country received excessive precipitation. Some areas in Kherson, Zaporizhia, Mykolaiv and Odesa regions experienced a precipitation deficit throughout May (single areas got at most 30-40% of normal precipitation rates). Insufficient soil moisture content was also observed in Cherkasy, Kharkiv, Donetsk, Dnipropetrovsk, Luhansk regions.
Crop condition is mostly good and fair, reports UkrAgroConsult.
Please be reminded that on September 5, UkrAgroConsult will host a major meeting point of the oilseed industry operators - the 7th International Conference “Black Sea Oil Trade-2019” in Hilton, Kyiv, Ukraine.
‘Black Sea Oil Trade’ conference annually brings together key players of the global agribusiness at the start of a new oilseed season. The goal of the conference is to discuss prospects and directions of the Black Sea and global oilseed market development, exchange international contacts, share recommendations for adapting business strategies in the changing market and global trade.
More than 250 delegates from 25+ countries attend the conference annually. Conference participants are represented by producers and crushers of oilseeds, traders, enterprises for deep processing of vegoils, investment companies, banks, legal, shipping, brokerage, insurance, surveyor and other companies.