USSR Oilseeds SectorEntry ID: USDA0036
Abstract: This dataset contains 52 tables with data on the area, yield,
and production of 10 different oilseeds plus oil and meal
production and use in the Soviet Union. Trade (imports and
exports) of these oilseeds and products is also included. Data
are arranged into both aggregate and individual oilseed tables.
The data series covers the marketing years 1955/56 through
1988/89 with CPE Branch projections ... for 1990/91.
Collection Organization: Economic Research Service - National
Agricultural Statistics Service.
Collection Methodology: Data have been compiled from various
years of the NARODNOE KHOZYAISTVO SSSR (National Economy of the
USSR), and various issues of the monthlies VESTNIK STATISTIKI,
MASLICHNYE KUL'TURY, MASLO-ZHIROVAYA PROMYSHLENNOST' and
Collection Frequency: Annually.
Update Characteristics: Updated in its entirety.
The data reside in 52 LOTUS 1-2-3 (.WK1) spreadsheet tables.
Data Center: Economic Research Service
Dissemination Media: Diskette, Internet gopher, Internet home
File Format: ASCII, Lotus/dBase
Access Instructions: Call NASS at 1-800-999-6779 for historical
series data available on diskette. For historical series data
available online, connect to the Internet home page at Cornell
Access to the data or reports may be achieved through the
ERS-NASS information system:
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Start Date: 1955-01-01Stop Date: 1989-12-31
AGRICULTURE > AGRICULTURAL PLANT SCIENCE > CROP/PLANT YIELDS
AGRICULTURE > PLANT COMMODITIES > FIELD CROP PRODUCTS
AGRICULTURE > PLANT COMMODITIES > FRUIT PRODUCTS
BIOSPHERE > TERRESTRIAL ECOSYSTEMS > AGRICULTURAL LANDS
HUMAN DIMENSIONS > ECONOMIC RESOURCES > AGRICULTURE PRODUCTION
HUMAN DIMENSIONS > ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS
LAND SURFACE > LAND USE/LAND COVER > LAND RESOURCES
ISO Topic Category
Quality Data distributed with this product may include both published
and unpublished statistics in the public domain. Distribution
in this form does not imply U.S. Department of Agriculture
approval of a particular data series or statistic, nor does the
Department attest to their accuracy. Moreover, the Economic
Research Service makes no warranty that data supplied in this
form are either accurate transcriptions from source materials or
appropriate for a particular user purpose.
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Email: oliefert at econ.ag.gov
Email: olifert at econ.ag.gov
USDA Economic Research Service Commercial Agriculture Division (CAD) 1301 New York Avenue, NW, Room 628
Province or State: DC
Postal Code: 20005-4788
Bickerton, Tom. USSR Oilseed Production, Processing, and Trade
(ERS, Foreign Agricultural Economic Report, Number 232,
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2005-09-14
Last DIF Revision Date: 2005-11-17