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Australia exports 238,218t Feb canola, down 57pc on Jan

Liz Wells, April 21, 2021

WA canola bound for Japan loads at CBH Group’s Albany terminal. Photo: Southern Ports

AUSTRALIA exported 238,218 tonnes of canola in February, down 57 per cent from the January total of 555,206t, according to the latest export data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS).

Belgium on 63,030t was the biggest customer for February-shipped canola, followed by Germany on 61,843t, just ahead of France on 61,600t.

As with January, the United Kingdom was the fourth-biggest market for canola exported in February.

In the three months to February, Belgium, France, Germany and the UK have been the biggest markets for Australian canola.

 

Dec Jan Feb Tonnes
Bangladesh 3476 3329 3420 10225
Belgium 61620 189452 63030 314102
Brazil 44 0 0 44
Canada 4 0 3 7
Denmark 0 30000 0 30000
France 59540 132000 61600 253140
Germany 125456 42337 61843 229636
Japan 1110 912 8075 10098
Kenya 56 0 0 56
Malaysia 0 3024 7425 10449
Nepal 9851 9117 7155 26122
Netherlands 0 62693 0 62693
New Zealand 813 0 0 813
Portugal 0 20329 0 20329
Philippines 12 0 0 12
South Africa 0 0 39 39
South Korea 0 0 412 412
Taiwan 0 0 20 20
UK 0 62014 25196 87210
TOTAL 261982 555206 238218 1055407

 

 

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