Kazakhstan: as of October 1, oilseed stocks totaled over 1 mln tonnes — Statistics Committee




As of October 1, 2019, the registered carry-over stocks of oilseeds in Kazakhstan totaled 1.086 mln tonnes. In particular, crop-growing organizations stored 430.5 thsd tonnes of oilseeds, and farm households — 308.4 thsd tonnes, reported the Statistics Committee at the Ministry of National Economy of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

At the same time, sunflower seed stocks in the country totaled 219.9 thsd tonnes (including food sunflower seed — 214 thsd tonnes), rapeseed — 163.7 thsd tonnes, flaxseed — 531.8 thsd tonnes, soybeans — 117 thsd tonnes, mustard seed — 13 thsd tonnes, safflower seed — 40.2 thsd tonnes, and camelina seed — 370 tonnes.

As a reminder, as of July 1, 2019, the carry-over stocks of oilseeds in Kazakhstan totaled 587.47 thsd tonnes.