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Table 04 Corn Area, Yield, and Production 
  
Date Created  10/12/2017 12:00:17 PM  
 
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Country/Region Area
(Million hectares)
Yield
(Metric tons per hectare)
Production
(Million metric tons)
Change in Production
  2017/18 Proj.   2017/18 Proj.   2017/18 Proj. From last month From last year
2015/16 Prel.
2016/17
Sep Oct 2015/16 Prel.
2016/17
Sep Oct 2015/16 Prel.
2016/17
Sep Oct MMT Percent MMT Percent
World180.71185.67182.81184.925.385.795.655.62972.361,075.331,032.631,038.806.170.60-36.54-3.40
United States32.6835.1133.7933.6410.5710.9610.6610.78345.51384.78360.30362.732.430.67-22.05-5.73
Total Foreign148.03150.56149.02151.284.234.594.514.47626.85690.56672.33676.063.740.56-14.49-2.10
China38.1236.7635.0035.005.895.976.146.14224.63219.55215.00215.000.000.00-4.55-2.07
 
South America 
  Brazil16.0017.6017.7017.704.195.605.375.3767.0098.5095.0095.000.000.00-3.50-3.55
  Argentina3.504.905.205.208.298.378.088.0829.0041.0042.0042.000.000.001.002.44
  Bolivia0.380.090.370.372.471.382.502.500.940.120.930.930.000.000.81670.83
 
European Union9.258.588.608.606.357.126.906.9058.7561.0959.3959.390.000.00-1.71-2.80
 
Africa 
  South Africa2.213.002.902.903.715.834.314.318.2117.4812.5012.500.000.00-4.98-28.47
  Nigeria5.805.803.805.801.641.851.821.819.5410.766.9010.503.6052.17-0.26-2.37
  Ethiopia2.152.202.222.223.162.893.022.936.806.356.706.50-0.20-2.990.152.36
  Egypt0.750.750.750.758.008.008.008.006.006.006.006.000.000.000.000.00
  Tanzania4.004.204.204.201.501.151.311.276.004.825.505.35-0.15-2.730.5411.11
  Malawi1.751.651.701.701.591.442.122.122.782.373.603.600.000.001.2351.96
  Zambia0.961.161.431.432.722.482.522.522.622.873.613.610.000.000.7325.55
  Kenya2.102.102.102.101.761.491.401.403.693.132.952.950.000.00-0.18-5.75
  Uganda1.101.101.101.102.042.182.362.272.252.402.602.50-0.10-3.850.104.17
  Zimbabwe1.530.771.881.880.480.661.151.150.740.512.162.160.000.001.64320.90
 
Former Soviet Union - 12 
  Ukraine4.094.254.504.505.716.596.116.0023.3328.0027.5027.00-0.50-1.82-1.00-3.57
  Russia2.672.783.003.004.935.515.335.1013.1715.3116.0015.30-0.70-4.38-0.01-0.03
 
South Asia 
  India8.819.609.509.502.562.742.632.6322.5726.2625.0025.000.000.00-1.26-4.80
  Pakistan1.211.301.351.354.384.314.304.305.305.605.805.800.000.000.203.57
  Nepal0.850.900.900.902.352.222.222.222.002.002.002.000.000.000.000.00
 
Southeast Asia 
  Indonesia3.303.403.503.503.183.213.243.2410.5010.9011.3511.350.000.000.454.13
  Philippines2.422.682.702.702.883.023.073.076.978.098.308.300.000.000.212.63
  Vietnam1.151.201.201.204.554.644.674.675.235.575.605.600.000.000.030.57
  Thailand1.091.171.101.104.314.454.454.454.705.204.904.900.000.00-0.30-5.77
 
Mexico7.217.457.207.253.603.703.613.6125.9727.5726.0026.200.200.77-1.37-4.95
 
Canada1.311.331.401.4210.339.969.939.9313.5613.2013.9014.100.201.440.906.82
 
Turkey0.620.570.550.6010.009.6510.0010.006.205.505.506.000.509.090.509.09
 
Others23.7123.2823.1723.312.462.602.402.4358.4060.4255.6556.540.891.60-3.88-6.42
 
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