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Thousand Metric Tons
Date Created  11/09/2016 12:03:09 PM  
 
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  2012/13 2013/14 2014/15 2015/16 Oct
2016/17
Nov
2016/17
Production nr nr nr nr nr nr
China 11,626 12,335 13,347 14,569 15,501 15,501
United States 8,990 9,131 9,706 9,956 10,217 10,110
Argentina 6,364 6,785 7,687 8,430 8,440 8,440
Brazil 6,760 7,070 7,760 7,660 7,750 7,750
European Union 2,375 2,546 2,584 2,812 2,622 2,622
India 1,780 1,460 1,210 1,059 1,353 1,353
Mexico 653 720 745 785 800 830
Other 4,569 5,090 6,021 6,486 7,021 7,047
 
 
Total 43,117 45,137 49,060 51,757 53,704 53,653
 
Imports nr nr nr nr nr nr
India 1,086 1,830 2,799 4,360 3,600 4,000
China 1,409 1,353 773 586 820 820
Algeria 575 629 605 715 620 630
Bangladesh 400 443 511 629 560 560
Morocco 364 444 432 465 470 470
Peru 363 355 395 400 410 410
Egypt 324 230 480 700 400 400
Colombia 216 288 304 350 345 360
Iran 543 551 421 299 400 360
Mexico 194 201 253 282 285 285
Other 3,030 2,957 3,020 3,053 3,182 3,096
 
 
Total 8,504 9,281 9,993 11,839 11,092 11,391
 
Exports nr nr nr nr nr nr
Argentina 4,244 4,087 5,094 5,700 5,610 5,610
Brazil 1,251 1,378 1,510 1,550 1,500 1,500
United States 981 852 914 1,016 1,021 975
European Union 1,011 766 1,010 950 900 950
Paraguay 558 650 690 700 710 710
Russia 129 332 423 431 450 450
Bolivia 285 371 389 420 415 420
Other 899 1,023 1,059 1,039 1,122 1,117
 
 
Total 9,358 9,459 11,089 11,806 11,728 11,732
 
Domestic Consumption nr nr nr nr nr nr
China 12,545 13,650 14,200 15,250 16,200 16,200
United States 8,522 8,576 8,600 9,133 9,320 9,275
Brazil 5,534 5,705 6,265 6,265 6,320 6,320
India 2,960 3,309 4,056 5,200 5,000 5,400
Argentina 2,275 2,729 2,501 2,755 2,815 2,815
European Union 1,900 1,950 1,950 2,000 1,950 2,030
Mexico 860 890 1,001 1,060 1,075 1,110
Bangladesh 475 530 650 715 825 825
Iran 600 630 700 730 820 800
Egypt 582 497 762 890 760 760
Algeria 540 615 640 670 630 675
Pakistan 46 107 245 435 630 595
Morocco 374 440 445 460 475 475
Korea, South 445 440 435 448 475 465
Colombia 283 340 380 420 450 460
Other 4,748 4,818 5,097 5,201 5,444 5,403
 
 
Total 42,689 45,226 47,927 51,632 53,189 53,608
 
Ending Stocks nr nr nr nr nr nr
United States 751 529 841 779 782 752
China 1,021 965 778 587 628 598
India 266 246 199 415 308 368
Argentina 258 236 350 325 310 340
European Union 207 366 243 430 351 322
Other 1,423 1,317 1,285 1,318 1,199 1,178
 
 
Total 3,926 3,659 3,696 3,854 3,578 3,558