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Table 10 Total Oilseed Area, Yield, and Production 
  
World and Selected Countries and Regions
Date Created  10/12/2017 12:00:17 PM  
 
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
World Total----------------521.35573.07578.60576.99-1.61-0.283.930.69
Total Foreign----------------405.47446.13445.82444.72-1.10-0.25-1.41-0.32
Oilseed, Copra----------------5.325.415.545.540.000.000.132.38
Oilseed, Palm Kernel----------------15.9616.8018.0418.040.000.001.257.42
none
Major OilSeeds232.24233.55245.30245.902.152.362.262.25500.07550.86555.01553.41-1.61-0.292.550.46
United States38.4039.2542.6542.943.023.233.113.08115.88126.94132.77132.27-0.50-0.385.344.21
none
Foreign Oilseeds193.84194.30202.65202.971.982.182.082.07384.19423.92422.24421.14-1.10-0.26-2.79-0.66
 
South America62.1861.7564.0064.202.823.182.952.94175.14196.29188.60188.870.270.14-7.42-3.78
  Brazil34.4335.0335.9636.012.873.343.063.0698.91116.93110.02110.160.140.13-6.77-5.79
  Argentina21.5020.6821.6821.832.833.032.882.8760.8062.6962.4862.610.130.20-0.08-0.13
  Paraguay3.413.503.523.522.753.092.712.719.3910.809.549.540.000.00-1.27-11.71
  Bolivia1.481.231.571.572.251.772.252.253.342.173.523.520.000.001.3562.14
  Uruguay1.181.131.101.101.922.902.372.372.273.282.602.600.000.00-0.68-20.74
 
China22.7422.9323.6823.732.392.402.412.4154.4555.0056.9557.250.300.532.254.09
 
South Asia38.3237.5638.7438.740.851.101.041.0432.5041.1640.4740.470.000.00-0.69-1.68
  India34.7534.4335.2235.220.821.081.011.0128.6437.0335.6935.690.000.00-1.34-3.61
  Pakistan3.222.773.173.171.071.341.381.383.453.714.364.360.000.000.6517.38
 
European Union11.8411.7612.1012.132.742.712.762.7632.4431.9133.3633.450.090.271.544.83
 
Former Soviet Union - 1221.2522.4923.7823.771.621.781.751.6834.3139.9341.5339.88-1.65-3.97-0.05-0.12
  Russia9.4310.2010.9510.951.371.471.521.4712.8814.9916.6516.10-0.55-3.301.117.41
  Ukraine8.318.709.159.152.112.382.262.1417.5820.7320.7019.60-1.10-5.31-1.13-5.45
  Uzbekistan1.291.181.181.181.161.191.161.161.491.401.371.370.000.00-0.03-2.00
 
Canada10.5610.3312.1512.152.352.532.322.3224.8226.1128.1528.150.000.002.037.79
 
Africa18.3518.3118.6918.690.890.910.900.9016.3416.7116.8616.860.000.000.140.86
  Nigeria3.463.483.473.471.091.091.091.093.773.773.783.780.000.000.000.08
  South Africa1.251.291.431.431.231.821.521.521.542.352.162.160.000.00-0.19-7.93
  Tanzania1.241.191.191.190.740.770.760.760.920.920.910.910.000.00-0.01-1.30
 
Southeast Asia3.303.293.283.281.411.411.411.414.654.644.644.640.000.000.00-0.02
  Indonesia1.061.031.011.011.621.641.621.621.711.691.641.640.000.00-0.05-2.72
  Burma1.871.881.881.881.181.181.191.192.222.212.242.240.000.000.031.13
 
Australia2.452.963.153.161.521.871.541.483.745.534.874.67-0.19-3.99-0.86-15.56
 
Turkey1.021.101.201.202.242.432.612.612.282.683.143.140.000.000.4717.38
 
Others1.831.821.891.931.922.191.951.953.503.973.693.770.082.25-0.20-4.96
 
World Total and Total Foreign: (Major Oilseeds plus copra and palm kernel) Major Oilseeds: (soybeans, sunflowerseeds, peanuts(inshell), cottonseed and rapeseed)