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Table 04 Corn Area, Yield, and Production 
  
Date Created  04/11/2017 12:00:52 PM  
 
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Country/Region Area
(Million hectares)
Yield
(Metric tons per hectare)
Production
(Million metric tons)
Change in Production
  2016/17 Proj.   2016/17 Proj.   2016/17 Proj. From last month From last year
2014/15 Prel.
2015/16
Mar Apr 2014/15 Prel.
2015/16
Mar Apr 2014/15 Prel.
2015/16
Mar Apr MMT Percent MMT Percent
World179.84177.96181.88182.255.655.415.775.781,016.03963.321,049.241,053.764.520.4390.449.39
United States33.6432.6835.1135.1110.7310.5710.9610.96361.09345.51384.78384.780.000.0039.2711.37
Total Foreign146.19145.28146.77147.154.484.254.534.55654.94617.82664.46668.984.520.6851.178.28
China37.1238.1236.7636.765.815.895.975.97215.65224.63219.55219.550.000.00-5.08-2.26
 
South America 
  Brazil15.7516.0017.0017.305.404.195.385.4085.0067.0091.5093.502.002.1926.5039.55
  Argentina3.503.504.604.608.508.298.158.3729.7529.0037.5038.501.002.679.5032.76
  Bolivia0.320.320.090.092.302.311.381.380.730.730.120.120.000.00-0.61-83.56
 
European Union9.569.468.678.677.926.186.956.9575.7358.4160.3060.300.000.001.893.23
 
Africa 
  South Africa3.052.213.103.103.493.714.714.8410.638.2114.6015.000.402.746.7982.62
  Nigeria4.153.804.004.001.811.841.801.807.527.007.207.200.000.000.202.86
  Ethiopia2.122.152.202.203.422.352.862.867.245.056.306.300.000.001.2524.75
  Egypt0.750.750.750.758.008.008.008.005.966.006.006.000.000.000.000.00
  Tanzania4.204.004.204.201.601.501.311.316.746.005.505.500.000.00-0.50-8.33
  Malawi1.701.751.651.652.311.591.441.443.932.782.372.370.000.00-0.41-14.66
  Zambia1.210.961.161.162.782.782.482.483.352.682.872.870.000.000.197.12
  Kenya1.651.701.701.701.611.651.681.682.652.802.852.850.000.000.051.79
  Uganda1.111.101.101.102.502.362.362.362.762.602.602.600.000.000.000.00
  Zimbabwe1.501.530.800.800.970.480.640.641.460.740.510.510.000.00-0.23-31.00
 
Former Soviet Union - 12 
  Ukraine4.634.094.254.256.155.716.596.5928.4523.3328.0028.000.000.004.6720.00
  Russia2.602.672.802.784.364.935.545.5111.3313.1715.5015.31-0.20-1.262.1416.23
 
South Asia 
  India9.198.819.609.602.632.562.712.7124.1722.5726.0026.000.000.003.4315.20
  Pakistan1.141.211.151.304.294.384.524.314.905.305.205.600.407.690.305.66
  Nepal0.910.900.900.902.542.222.222.222.302.002.002.000.000.000.000.00
 
Southeast Asia 
  Indonesia3.103.403.453.502.903.092.963.119.0010.5010.2010.900.706.860.403.81
  Philippines2.562.422.602.683.002.883.043.037.676.977.908.110.212.661.1416.36
  Vietnam1.181.181.101.154.404.484.504.545.195.284.955.230.285.58-0.06-1.04
  Thailand1.101.091.171.174.364.314.444.454.804.705.205.200.000.000.5010.64
 
Mexico7.337.217.507.503.483.603.473.6025.4825.9726.0027.001.003.851.033.96
 
Canada1.231.311.331.339.3610.339.969.9611.4913.5613.2013.200.000.00-0.36-2.65
 
Turkey0.550.620.570.578.7310.009.659.654.806.205.505.500.000.00-0.70-11.29
 
Others23.0323.0422.5822.352.442.372.442.4156.2954.6355.0453.77-1.28-2.32-0.86-1.58
 
World and Selected Countries and Regions