U.S. Supply & Disappearance
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Follow the links in the right-hand navigation to review the status of oil and non-oil plantings for the top producing states in the country. The tables include information on acres planted, harvested, yield per pound per acre, and production per 1000 pounds for the current and most recent years.

US Supply & Disappearance
October through September

             
NON-OIL SUNFLOWER 2010/11 2011/12 2012/13 2013/14 2014/15 Revised 2015/16 Forecast
Area Harvested (1,000 HA) 183 91 101 107 150 117
Area Harvested (1,000 AC) 451 224 249 264 371 289
Yield (MT/HA) 1.64 1.58 1.74 1.63 1.68 2.09
Yield (LB/AC) 1,465 1,406 1,548 1,458 1,497 1,865
Stocks, Oct 1 18 50 28 23 31 72
Production 300 143 175 174 252 245
Seed Import 28 28 25 28 37 30
TOTAL SUPPLY 346 221 228 226 320 346
Disappearance 296 193 205 195 248 275
Ending Stocks 50 28 23 31 72 71
             
OIL SUNFLOWER 2010/11 2011/12 2012/13 2013/14 2014/15 Revised 2015/16 Forecast
Area Harvested (1,000 HA) 576 499 644 486 461 611
Area Harvested (1,000 AC) 1,423 1,233 1,592 1,201 1,140 1,510
Yield (MT/HA) 1.63 1.57 1.69 1.53 1.64 1.77
Yield (LB/AC) 1,458 1,397 1,508 1,363 1,460 1,579
Stocks, Oct 1 126 38 31 165 15 34
Production 941 782 1,089 743 755 1,082
Seed Import 15 15 25 27 23 25
TOTAL SUPPLY 1,082 835 1,144 935 793 1,140
Oilseed Crushed 526 355 467 470 351 525
Planting Seed, Birdfood, Domestic Use 490 420 478 420 375 450
Exports 28 29 34 30 33 30
Disappearance 1,044 804 979 920 759 1,005
Ending Stocks 38 31 165 15 34 135
             
SUNFLOWER OIL 2010/11 2011/12 2012/13 2013/14 2014/15 Revised 2015/16 Forecast
Stocks, Oct 1 37 25 17 19 17 20
Imports 47 74 32 35 80 35
Oil Production 216 146 194 195 146 218
TOTAL SUPPLY 300 244 243 249 243 273
Domestic Use 237 208 195 195 194 219
Exports 38 19 29 37 29 30
Total Use 275 227 224 232 223 249
Ending Stocks 25 17 19 17 20 24
             
SUNFLOWER MEAL 2010/11 2011/12 2012/13 2013/14 2014/15 Revised 2015/16 Forecast
Stocks, Oct 1 5 3 2 2 4 3
Production 268 181 238 240 179 268
TOTAL SUPPLY 273 184 240 242 183 271
Domestic Use 267 179 219 230 173 260
Exports 3 3 19 8 7 8
Total Use 270 182 238 238 180 268
Ending Stocks 3 2 2 4 3 3
*Table updated January 12, 2016
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