In 2018/19 MY, Russia updated its record in rapeseed exports — APK-Inform




According to APK-Inform figures, in 2018/19 MY Russia supplied nearly 527 thsd tonnes of rapeseed on foreign markets, which became the absolute maximum in the whole contemporary history of the country, as well as up almost up 50% compared with the previous record fixed in the previous season (353 thsd tonnes).

At the same time, last season the Russian oilseed demonstrated the growth of shipments throughout all major destinations, which mainly develop due to the growth of production volumes in 2018 (up 32%).

In the season-2018/19, the countries of the Customs Union (54% of the general exports) and China (29%) became the main importers of Russian rapeseed.