The oil bottling industry put 47.82 million liters on the market in April
National Association of Industrial Edible Oil Packers and Refiners (anierac) In the market 47.82 million liters of oil in April. Of this quantity, 18.74 are olives. As for pomace oil, 1.29 million liters were brought to market while 27.78 million liters of seed oils were refined, according to data from Anierac.
With regard to olive oil sales, the maiden Its sales returned to the top, with 7.64 million liters, followed by the soft category with 5.90 million liters. Virgin and condensed oil achieved lower figures in the same period, with 2.15 and 3 million liters sold respectively.
With regard to the group of other refined oils, sunflower refining rates amounted to 20.19 million liters. Away from this data is the seed refining with 7.17 million liters. The rest corresponds to much smaller amounts of rapeseed, soybeans, corn, peanuts, and grapeseed, Anierac explains. The total sales of these oils amounted to 27.78 million liters.
Olive oil sales in the first four months of 2023 amounted to 78.93 million liters, which means a 25% drop compared to the same period of the previous year.
In the first seven months of the 2022/2023 campaign, Anierac companies’ cumulative sales of bottled olive oils amounted to 152.67 million liters, which is 16.52% less than the previous campaign.