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Thousand Metric Tons
Date Created  04/12/2016 2:34:42 PM  
 
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  2011/12 2012/13 2013/14 2014/15 Mar
2015/16
Apr
2015/16
Production nr nr nr nr nr nr
China 10,914 11,626 12,335 13,347 14,655 14,655
United States 8,954 8,990 9,131 9,706 9,857 9,857
Argentina 6,839 6,364 6,785 7,687 8,710 8,740
Brazil 7,310 6,760 7,070 7,760 7,680 7,680
European Union 2,337 2,375 2,546 2,584 2,717 2,622
India 1,708 1,752 1,478 1,211 1,150 1,086
Paraguay 172 564 640 697 783 783
Other 4,578 4,646 5,135 6,048 6,453 6,673
 
 
Total 42,812 43,077 45,120 49,040 52,005 52,096
 
Imports nr nr nr nr nr nr
India 1,174 1,086 1,830 2,799 3,700 3,700
China 1,502 1,409 1,353 773 850 820
Algeria 438 575 629 605 640 635
Bangladesh 439 397 442 511 520 580
Egypt 0 324 230 480 400 450
Iran 411 543 551 421 450 450
Morocco 367 364 444 432 460 450
Peru 344 363 355 395 380 400
Venezuela 415 374 403 365 440 385
Colombia 257 216 288 304 330 320
Other 2,630 2,850 2,755 2,922 3,088 3,157
 
 
Total 7,977 8,501 9,280 10,007 11,258 11,347
 
Exports nr nr nr nr nr nr
Argentina 3,794 4,244 4,087 5,094 5,925 6,125
Brazil 1,885 1,251 1,378 1,510 1,390 1,390
European Union 742 1,011 766 1,010 1,000 1,000
United States 664 982 851 914 953 953
Paraguay 127 558 650 690 735 745
Russia 142 129 332 423 445 445
Bolivia 224 285 371 385 370 390
Other 943 899 1,023 1,076 1,130 1,147
 
 
Total 8,521 9,359 9,458 11,102 11,948 12,195
 
Domestic Consumption nr nr nr nr nr nr
China 12,044 12,545 13,650 14,200 15,450 15,450
United States 8,396 8,522 8,576 8,600 8,891 8,891
Brazil 5,390 5,534 5,705 6,275 6,365 6,365
India 2,750 2,950 3,300 4,000 4,850 4,750
Argentina 3,020 2,275 2,729 2,501 2,660 2,560
European Union 2,050 1,900 1,950 1,950 2,000 1,950
Mexico 845 860 890 1,001 1,020 1,036
Iran 600 600 630 720 800 800
Bangladesh 465 475 540 625 715 785
Egypt 440 582 497 762 682 740
Algeria 490 540 610 625 650 645
Morocco 372 374 440 440 460 455
Pakistan 44 46 107 245 455 450
Korea, South 445 445 440 435 465 440
Japan 390 409 404 415 420 435
Other 4,538 4,611 4,736 5,080 5,398 5,448
 
 
Total 42,279 42,668 45,204 47,874 51,281 51,200
 
Ending Stocks nr nr nr nr nr nr
United States 1,175 750 529 841 990 990
China 615 1,021 965 778 820 693
Argentina 320 258 236 350 381 410
Brazil 418 399 386 372 207 307
India 360 248 255 265 249 301
Other 1,438 1,201 1,244 1,080 1,003 1,033
 
 
Total 4,326 3,877 3,615 3,686 3,650 3,734