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Table 10 Total Oilseed Area, Yield, and Production 
  
World and Selected Countries and Regions
Date Created  03/09/2017 12:04:28 PM  
 
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
Feb Mar 2014/15 Prel.
2015/16
Feb Mar 2014/15 Prel.
2015/16
Feb Mar MMT Percent MMT Percent
World Total----------------536.65520.99554.19558.033.830.6937.047.11
Total Foreign----------------420.62405.11426.88430.723.830.9025.606.32
Oilseed, Copra----------------5.435.315.515.510.000.000.203.69
Oilseed, Palm Kernel----------------16.5715.8517.2217.09-0.14-0.781.247.80
none
Major OilSeeds234.15232.02233.69233.662.202.152.272.29514.65499.83531.46535.433.970.7535.607.12
United States38.9838.4039.2739.272.983.023.243.24116.03115.88127.31127.310.000.0011.439.86
none
Foreign Oilseeds195.17193.62194.43194.392.041.982.082.10398.62383.95404.15408.123.970.9824.176.30
 
South America61.2061.9162.4762.472.962.822.912.97181.04174.29181.65185.654.002.2011.366.52
  Brazil33.3834.4335.0035.003.002.873.053.16100.0298.91106.72110.724.003.7511.8111.94
  Argentina21.6621.5021.3521.353.062.832.822.8266.2460.7860.2760.280.000.00-0.50-0.83
  Paraguay3.343.413.573.572.472.692.612.618.259.189.319.310.00-0.020.131.39
  Bolivia1.281.211.231.232.302.251.771.772.952.722.172.170.000.00-0.54-20.04
  Uruguay1.361.181.141.142.311.922.422.423.152.272.772.770.000.000.5022.12
 
China24.3422.7422.7422.742.372.392.452.4157.6654.4555.7154.71-1.00-1.800.260.47
 
South Asia38.4737.9637.7137.710.960.861.071.0736.9432.8040.5140.510.000.007.7123.51
  India34.7434.4234.5534.550.910.841.051.0531.5529.0436.3836.380.000.007.3425.27
  Pakistan3.463.262.882.881.481.071.341.345.123.503.873.870.000.000.3710.64
 
European Union11.9611.8511.7711.813.002.752.662.6535.8932.5431.3131.28-0.03-0.10-1.27-3.89
 
Former Soviet Union - 1221.2521.2522.0522.001.551.621.711.7232.9234.3137.7737.780.010.023.4710.11
  Russia9.349.439.979.971.291.371.471.4712.0612.8814.6314.630.000.001.7513.59
  Ukraine7.988.318.508.502.042.112.262.2616.3017.5819.1819.180.000.001.619.15
  Uzbekistan1.291.291.261.181.191.161.111.181.531.491.391.390.000.00-0.10-6.64
 
Canada10.6110.5610.2610.262.122.352.442.4422.5124.8225.0025.000.000.000.180.73
 
Africa17.9118.4418.1618.190.910.890.890.9016.2716.3616.1116.380.271.680.020.10
  Nigeria3.703.443.443.441.131.101.101.104.183.783.783.780.000.000.000.00
  South Africa1.341.251.281.301.371.231.371.551.831.541.742.010.2715.500.4730.48
  Tanzania1.241.241.141.140.750.740.780.780.940.920.890.890.000.00-0.03-3.27
 
Southeast Asia3.403.343.333.331.411.411.411.414.814.704.704.700.000.000.000.04
  Indonesia1.091.061.041.041.651.621.621.621.791.711.691.690.000.00-0.02-1.17
  Burma1.921.871.881.881.191.181.181.182.292.222.222.220.000.000.010.23
 
Australia3.152.733.022.921.361.441.691.924.293.915.115.600.499.651.6943.15
 
Turkey1.071.021.081.102.422.242.372.432.592.282.552.680.135.110.4017.32
 
Others1.801.841.841.882.061.902.032.043.713.493.743.840.102.670.3610.22
 
World Total and Total Foreign: (Major Oilseeds plus copra and palm kernel) Major Oilseeds: (soybeans, sunflowerseeds, peanuts(inshell), cottonseed and rapeseed)