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Thousand Metric Tons
Date Created  04/09/2015 12:47:27 PM  
 
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  2010/11 2011/12 2012/13 2013/14 Mar
2014/15
Apr
2014/15
Production nr nr nr nr nr nr
China 9,840 10,914 11,626 12,335 13,343 13,316
United States 8,568 8,954 8,990 9,131 9,335 9,328
Argentina 7,181 6,839 6,364 6,785 7,440 7,440
Brazil 6,970 7,310 6,760 6,960 7,215 7,215
European Union 2,392 2,359 2,514 2,582 2,584 2,584
India 1,646 1,708 1,752 1,478 1,350 1,330
Mexico 648 657 653 720 760 760
Other 4,157 3,992 4,438 4,971 5,345 5,353
 
 
Total 41,402 42,733 43,097 44,962 47,372 47,326
 
Imports nr nr nr nr nr nr
India 945 1,174 1,086 1,830 2,000 2,000
China 1,319 1,502 1,409 1,353 1,000 1,000
Algeria 516 438 575 625 580 580
Iran 704 411 543 551 550 550
Bangladesh 376 420 397 442 500 500
Morocco 397 367 364 446 450 450
Venezuela 366 415 374 403 425 425
Peru 315 344 363 355 370 370
Colombia 238 257 216 288 320 320
European Union 906 386 300 325 300 300
Other 3,425 2,244 2,844 2,736 2,913 2,931
 
 
Total 9,507 7,958 8,471 9,354 9,408 9,426
 
Exports nr nr nr nr nr nr
Argentina 4,561 3,794 4,244 4,087 4,475 4,525
Brazil 1,668 1,885 1,251 1,378 1,170 1,170
United States 1,466 664 982 851 930 862
European Union 463 742 1,013 771 800 800
Paraguay 255 127 558 630 650 650
Russia 136 142 129 332 350 350
Bolivia 232 224 288 315 320 320
Other 862 891 897 1,002 1,050 1,050
 
 
Total 9,643 8,469 9,362 9,366 9,745 9,727
 
Domestic Consumption nr nr nr nr nr nr
China 11,409 12,044 12,545 13,657 14,259 14,261
United States 7,619 8,306 8,476 8,599 8,324 8,460
Brazil 5,205 5,390 5,534 5,765 6,040 6,040
India 2,610 2,750 2,950 3,300 3,400 3,400
Argentina 2,520 3,020 2,275 2,729 2,891 2,891
European Union 2,530 2,109 1,908 1,980 2,070 2,070
Mexico 835 845 855 890 946 946
Iran 646 625 630 635 635 635
Algeria 475 490 540 590 610 610
Bangladesh 388 440 470 530 605 605
Egypt 669 440 582 496 522 522
Venezuela 399 424 439 449 464 464
Korea, South 443 465 445 455 455 455
Morocco 403 372 374 440 450 450
Japan 433 390 409 394 398 398
Other 4,151 4,110 4,153 4,439 4,717 4,719
 
 
Total 40,735 42,220 42,585 45,348 46,786 46,926
 
Ending Stocks nr nr nr nr nr nr
China 303 615 1,021 958 962 933
United States 1,100 1,152 773 529 683 626
European Union 434 328 221 377 391 391
Argentina 295 320 258 236 320 270
Brazil 383 418 399 216 221 221
Other 1,617 1,301 1,083 1,041 1,029 1,015
 
 
Total 4,132 4,134 3,755 3,357 3,606 3,456