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Table 10 Total Oilseed Area, Yield, and Production 
  
World and Selected Countries and Regions
Date Created  06/09/2017 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
May Jun 2015/16 Prel.
2016/17
May Jun 2015/16 Prel.
2016/17
May Jun MMT Percent MMT Percent
World Total----------------521.22570.19572.08573.030.950.172.840.50
Total Foreign----------------405.34442.92445.28446.230.950.213.300.75
Oilseed, Copra----------------5.325.415.545.540.000.000.132.38
Oilseed, Palm Kernel----------------15.9617.0318.0418.040.000.001.025.97
none
Major OilSeeds232.17233.71244.91245.542.152.342.242.24499.93547.75548.50549.440.950.171.690.31
United States38.4039.2642.4742.473.023.242.992.99115.88127.27126.80126.800.000.00-0.47-0.37
none
Foreign Oilseeds193.77194.45202.45203.081.982.162.082.08384.06420.49421.70422.640.950.222.160.51
 
South America62.2462.3763.7363.732.803.142.952.95174.48195.90188.16188.160.000.00-7.75-3.95
  Brazil34.4335.1135.9135.912.873.323.063.0698.91116.73109.86109.860.000.00-6.87-5.89
  Argentina21.5021.0421.3821.382.832.982.892.8960.7862.6961.8761.870.000.00-0.82-1.31
  Paraguay3.753.563.513.512.502.932.712.719.3710.449.549.540.000.00-0.90-8.64
  Bolivia1.211.231.451.452.251.772.332.332.722.173.363.360.000.001.1954.77
  Uruguay1.181.261.301.301.922.752.372.372.273.473.083.080.000.00-0.39-11.19
 
China22.7422.8823.3523.402.392.402.412.4254.4555.0056.3556.550.200.351.552.82
 
South Asia37.9237.4139.8640.150.861.101.051.0532.7141.1741.9342.330.400.951.172.84
  India34.3534.2836.5436.540.841.081.031.0328.8537.0437.4637.460.000.000.421.13
  Pakistan3.222.772.973.251.071.341.371.373.453.714.064.460.409.860.7520.07
 
European Union11.8411.7811.9612.012.742.682.742.7132.4431.6232.7932.59-0.20-0.610.973.07
 
Former Soviet Union - 1221.2522.2222.7222.921.621.721.741.7534.3138.2339.6040.100.501.261.864.87
  Russia9.4310.2010.3010.301.371.471.491.4912.8814.9915.3015.300.000.000.312.07
  Ukraine8.318.508.859.052.112.272.282.2917.5819.2820.2020.700.502.481.427.37
  Uzbekistan1.291.181.151.151.161.181.191.191.491.391.371.370.000.00-0.02-1.37
 
Canada10.5610.3012.4612.462.352.442.362.3624.8225.1029.4429.440.000.004.3417.28
 
Africa18.3518.3318.5918.620.900.910.900.8916.4916.6316.6716.670.00-0.010.040.22
  Nigeria3.463.483.473.471.091.091.091.093.773.773.773.780.000.080.000.08
  South Africa1.251.291.431.431.231.741.521.521.542.242.162.160.000.00-0.07-3.31
  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
 
Australia2.732.953.443.441.441.891.571.573.915.565.405.400.000.00-0.16-2.91
 
Turkey1.021.101.211.202.242.432.422.422.282.682.922.92-0.01-0.170.248.97
 
Others1.831.821.851.871.922.192.062.073.503.973.823.870.051.34-0.10-2.49
 
World Total and Total Foreign: (Major Oilseeds plus copra and palm kernel) Major Oilseeds: (soybeans, sunflowerseeds, peanuts(inshell), cottonseed and rapeseed)