Corn

Data & Analysis

March 24, 2015
MY2015/16 rice and corn production is expected to increase slightly due to average yield improvement that will offset anticipated acreage reduction.
March 23, 2015
The marketing year (MY) 2015/16 corn production is forecast at 23.4 million metric tons (MMT).
March 23, 2015
Wheat imports are forecast to reach 3.95 million tons in MY14/15 and to slightly over 4 million tons in MY15/16 due to strong demand as a result of shifting diets of the Philippine middle class.
March 20, 2015
South Africa’s net trade in corn is expected to decrease from 2.0 million tons to 100,000 tons in the 2014/15 MY, due to a mid-summer drought that hit the main corn producing areas.