U.S. Meal Exports
Most of the U.S. sunflower meal produced is utilized within the United States as an ingredient for the domestic livestock feeding industry.

Four types of sun meal identified by their respective protein contents (28, 30, 32 and 35 percent) are produced in the United States. The product specifications for each of these protein contents are available in the Meal/Wholeseed Feeding section.

U.S. Sunflower Meal Exports

(October-September / Metric Tons)

Country

2007/08

2008/09

2009/10

2010/11

2011/12

2012/13

2013/14

2014/15

Canada 2,348 2,400 2,411 2,049 3,051 5,112 4,328 2,100
Mexico 10,011 4,662 3,141 825 204 18 0 0
Ireland 4,108 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Israel 0 0 0 0 0 14,057 0 0
United Kingdom 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other 171 73 519 0 2 71 3,385 432
TOTAL 16,638 7,135 6,071 2,874 3,257 19,258 7,713 2,532
Source: US Census Bureau
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