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Table 11: Palm Oil: World Supply and Distribution 
  
Thousand Metric Tons
Date Created  04/11/2017 12:00:48 PM  
 
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  2012/13 2013/14 2014/15 2015/16 Mar
2016/17
Apr
2016/17
Production nr nr nr nr nr nr
Indonesia 28,500 30,500 33,000 32,000 35,000 34,000
Malaysia 19,321 20,161 19,879 17,700 19,500 19,500
Thailand 2,135 2,000 2,068 1,804 2,300 2,000
Colombia 974 1,041 1,110 1,275 1,143 1,143
Nigeria 970 970 970 970 970 970
Other 4,477 4,602 4,675 4,974 4,945 5,176
 
 
Total 56,377 59,274 61,702 58,723 63,858 62,789
 
Imports nr nr nr nr nr nr
India 8,364 7,820 9,139 8,857 9,600 9,200
European Union 6,812 6,969 6,936 6,634 6,650 6,700
China 6,589 5,573 5,696 4,689 5,000 5,000
Pakistan 2,245 2,725 2,826 2,700 3,000 3,000
Bangladesh 1,030 1,232 1,280 1,511 1,500 1,500
Egypt 969 1,075 1,489 1,235 1,500 1,350
United States 1,293 1,220 1,143 1,314 1,300 1,250
Philippines 234 681 792 800 820 820
Burma 583 581 789 800 800 800
Malaysia 957 358 991 816 800 800
Other 13,013 13,683 13,685 13,838 14,609 14,660
 
 
Total 42,089 41,917 44,766 43,194 45,579 45,080
 
Exports nr nr nr nr nr nr
Indonesia 20,373 21,719 25,964 22,905 25,700 25,000
Malaysia 18,524 17,344 17,378 16,621 17,000 17,000
Guatemala 346 411 453 614 485 700
Benin 430 600 500 550 580 580
Papua New Guinea 564 556 607 572 560 560
Other 2,920 2,604 2,571 2,612 2,630 2,634
 
 
Total 43,157 43,234 47,473 43,874 46,955 46,474
 
Domestic Consumption nr nr nr nr nr nr
Indonesia 8,035 8,750 7,520 9,428 9,470 9,420
India 8,240 8,302 9,150 9,100 9,750 9,350
European Union 6,930 6,630 6,920 6,500 6,650 6,600
China 6,389 5,700 5,700 4,850 5,000 5,000
Malaysia 2,451 2,869 2,941 2,990 3,170 3,170
Pakistan 2,285 2,490 2,690 2,745 2,945 2,945
Thailand 1,710 1,880 1,965 1,850 2,185 1,975
Nigeria 1,405 1,470 1,470 1,500 1,530 1,530
Bangladesh 1,030 1,215 1,275 1,411 1,500 1,500
Egypt 1,180 1,200 1,450 1,280 1,490 1,350
United States 1,238 1,207 1,091 1,275 1,290 1,223
Colombia 876 908 943 1,020 1,035 1,035
Philippines 400 600 771 840 900 900
Russia 670 750 810 880 830 830
Burma 560 595 743 800 800 800
Other 12,326 13,024 13,134 13,464 14,000 13,992
 
 
Total 55,725 57,590 58,573 59,933 62,545 61,620
 
Ending Stocks nr nr nr nr nr nr
Indonesia 3,152 3,210 2,734 2,409 2,044 1,989
Malaysia 1,784 2,090 2,641 1,546 1,676 1,676
India 681 370 539 496 546 546
European Union 300 477 377 363 333 363
Pakistan 111 296 382 287 292 292
Other 2,913 2,865 3,057 2,739 2,599 2,749
 
 
Total 8,941 9,308 9,730 7,840 7,490 7,615