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Thousand Metric Tons
Date Created  09/12/2016 12:01:31 PM  
 
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  2012/13 2013/14 2014/15 2015/16 Aug
2016/17
Sep
2016/17
Production nr nr nr nr nr nr
China 51,440 54,531 59,008 64,782 68,900 68,900
United States 36,174 36,909 40,880 40,769 41,799 41,980
Argentina 26,089 27,892 30,928 33,815 34,350 34,350
Brazil 27,310 28,540 31,300 31,500 31,350 31,350
European Union 9,875 10,586 10,744 11,060 10,902 10,902
India 8,000 6,560 5,440 4,700 7,040 6,080
Mexico 2,890 3,185 3,300 3,360 3,385 3,385
Other 19,414 21,698 25,754 27,872 30,168 30,047
 
 
Total 181,192 189,901 207,354 217,858 227,894 226,994
 
Imports nr nr nr nr nr nr
European Union 16,941 18,137 19,158 20,400 21,150 21,150
Vietnam 2,981 3,344 4,502 4,750 5,200 5,200
Indonesia 3,367 3,983 3,844 4,350 4,700 4,700
Thailand 2,874 2,665 3,068 2,650 3,300 3,300
Philippines 1,969 2,338 2,205 2,550 2,750 2,750
Mexico 1,295 1,410 1,795 2,000 2,100 2,100
Korea, South 1,654 1,825 1,751 1,950 2,050 2,050
Japan 1,765 1,976 1,699 1,750 1,900 1,900
Malaysia 1,276 1,397 1,465 1,400 1,650 1,650
Algeria 1,333 1,441 1,101 1,450 1,550 1,550
Other 18,384 19,409 19,601 20,940 20,722 20,412
 
 
Total 53,839 57,925 60,189 64,190 67,072 66,762
 
Exports nr nr nr nr nr nr
Argentina 23,667 24,972 28,575 31,600 32,800 32,800
Brazil 13,242 13,948 14,390 15,600 15,800 15,800
United States 10,111 10,504 11,891 10,705 11,158 11,158
Paraguay 2,149 2,504 2,530 2,980 3,025 3,025
China 1,365 2,017 1,595 1,850 1,850 1,850
Other 7,394 6,256 4,913 4,040 5,706 4,806
 
 
Total 57,928 60,201 63,894 66,775 70,339 69,439
 
Domestic Consumption nr nr nr nr nr nr
China 50,091 52,534 57,471 62,962 67,080 67,080
European Union 26,242 28,442 29,542 31,142 31,692 31,692
United States 26,307 26,775 29,282 30,391 30,936 31,117
Brazil 14,200 14,650 15,849 15,800 15,850 15,850
Vietnam 3,600 4,100 4,750 5,470 5,940 5,940
Mexico 4,250 4,575 5,100 5,285 5,470 5,470
India 3,450 3,720 4,740 4,700 5,070 4,970
Thailand 4,150 4,250 4,350 4,500 4,800 4,800
Indonesia 3,430 3,825 4,100 4,400 4,700 4,700
Japan 3,332 3,376 3,410 3,530 3,565 3,565
Russia 2,300 2,700 2,850 3,250 3,450 3,450
Iran 2,460 2,948 3,000 3,100 3,410 3,250
Egypt 2,220 2,450 2,650 2,950 3,250 3,200
Philippines 2,050 2,200 2,350 2,650 2,800 2,800
Korea, South 2,248 2,275 2,375 2,665 2,675 2,675
Other 26,600 27,715 30,584 32,839 34,814 34,779
 
 
Total 176,930 186,535 202,403 215,634 225,502 225,338
 
Ending Stocks nr nr nr nr nr nr
Brazil 3,098 3,066 4,145 4,265 3,785 3,985
Argentina 3,253 4,073 4,125 3,941 2,652 3,017
India 487 592 227 127 397 337
United States 250 227 236 272 272 272
Korea, South 43 125 189 184 249 249
Other 2,993 3,131 3,538 3,310 3,247 3,218
 
 
Total 10,124 11,214 12,460 12,099 10,602 11,078