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Table 04 Corn Area, Yield, and Production 
  
Date Created  07/12/2017 12:03:07 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
Jun Jul 2015/16 Prel.
2016/17
Jun Jul 2015/16 Prel.
2016/17
Jun Jul MMT Percent MMT Percent
World178.45183.57180.56181.805.435.825.715.70968.811,068.791,031.861,036.905.030.49-31.90-2.98
United States32.6835.1133.3533.7910.5710.9610.7110.72345.51384.78357.27362.094.831.35-22.68-5.90
Total Foreign145.77148.46147.22148.014.284.614.584.56623.30684.02674.60674.800.210.03-9.21-1.35
China38.1236.7635.0035.005.895.976.146.14224.63219.55215.00215.000.000.00-4.55-2.07
 
South America 
  Brazil16.0017.5017.7017.704.195.545.375.3767.0097.0095.0095.000.000.00-2.00-2.06
  Argentina3.504.904.904.908.298.378.168.1629.0041.0040.0040.000.000.00-1.00-2.44
  Bolivia0.320.090.320.322.311.382.322.320.730.120.740.740.000.000.62512.50
 
European Union9.258.498.758.766.357.157.097.0358.7360.7162.0061.60-0.40-0.650.891.46
 
Africa 
  South Africa2.213.002.902.903.715.474.314.318.2116.4012.5012.500.000.00-3.90-23.78
  Nigeria3.804.003.803.801.841.801.821.827.007.206.906.900.000.00-0.30-4.17
  Ethiopia2.152.202.222.223.162.893.023.026.806.356.706.700.000.000.355.51
  Egypt0.750.750.750.758.008.008.008.006.006.006.006.000.000.000.000.00
  Tanzania4.004.204.204.201.501.311.401.316.005.505.905.50-0.40-6.780.000.00
  Malawi1.751.651.701.701.351.942.122.122.373.203.603.600.000.000.4012.50
  Zambia0.961.161.201.432.722.482.752.522.622.873.303.610.319.300.7325.55
  Kenya2.102.101.702.101.761.521.651.403.693.202.802.950.155.36-0.25-7.81
  Uganda1.101.101.101.102.041.532.362.362.251.682.602.600.000.000.9254.39
  Zimbabwe1.530.801.201.200.480.640.830.830.740.511.001.000.000.000.4995.31
 
Former Soviet Union - 12 
  Ukraine4.094.254.404.405.716.596.486.4823.3328.0028.5028.500.000.000.501.79
  Russia2.672.782.902.904.935.515.525.5213.1715.3116.0016.000.000.000.704.54
 
South Asia 
  India8.819.609.509.502.562.712.632.6322.5726.0025.0025.000.000.00-1.00-3.85
  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
  Philippines2.422.682.702.702.883.033.073.076.978.118.308.300.000.000.192.34
  Vietnam1.151.201.051.204.554.644.764.675.235.575.005.600.6012.000.030.57
  Thailand1.091.171.101.104.314.454.454.454.705.204.904.900.000.00-0.30-5.77
 
Mexico7.217.507.157.153.603.653.503.5025.9727.4025.0025.000.000.00-2.40-8.76
 
Canada1.311.331.451.4510.339.969.939.9313.5613.2014.4014.400.000.001.209.09
 
Turkey0.620.570.550.5510.009.6510.0010.006.205.505.505.500.000.000.000.00
 
Others23.5123.1023.2323.232.472.592.532.5358.0359.9358.8158.76-0.05-0.09-1.17-1.95
 
World and Selected Countries and Regions