Safflower seed production reached 25,259 tonnes in 2018 in Russia, according to Faostat. This is 75.0 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, safflower seed production in Russia reached an all time high of 283,863 tonnes in 2016 and an all time low of 40.0 tonnes in 2007. When compared to Russia's main peers, safflower seed production in China amounted to 32,950 tonnes and 107,220 tonnes in USA in 2018.
Russia has been ranked 9th within the group of 20 countries we follow in terms of safflower seed production, 8 places above the position seen 10 years ago.