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Table 11 Soybean 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
World120.08120.50126.60126.942.612.922.722.72312.87351.78344.67345.090.420.12-6.69-1.90
United States33.0833.4835.8635.913.233.503.233.23106.86117.21115.80115.940.140.12-1.27-1.08
Total Foreign87.0087.0190.7491.032.372.702.522.52206.01234.57228.87229.150.280.12-5.42-2.31
 
South America 
  Brazil33.3033.9034.7034.702.903.363.083.0896.50114.00107.00107.000.000.00-7.00-6.14
  Argentina19.5318.3519.1019.102.913.152.982.9856.8057.8057.0057.000.000.00-0.80-1.38
  Paraguay3.263.393.403.402.823.152.762.769.2210.679.409.400.000.00-1.27-11.86
  Bolivia0.991.131.231.232.391.862.452.452.372.113.003.000.000.000.8942.38
  Uruguay1.141.221.251.251.942.802.402.402.213.403.003.000.000.00-0.40-11.76
 
East Asia 
  China6.517.207.607.801.811.791.821.7911.7912.9013.8014.000.201.451.108.53
  Korea, South0.060.050.070.071.821.531.791.790.100.080.120.120.000.000.0560.00
  Korea, North0.160.150.150.151.391.331.331.330.220.200.200.200.000.000.000.00
  Japan0.140.150.160.161.701.571.681.680.240.240.260.260.000.000.0210.17
 
India11.6711.4012.0012.000.591.010.960.966.9311.5011.5011.500.000.000.000.00
 
Canada2.202.222.902.902.902.952.902.906.376.558.408.400.000.001.8528.24
 
Former Soviet Union - 12 
  Russia2.082.122.202.201.301.481.501.502.713.133.303.300.000.000.175.30
  Ukraine2.141.852.002.001.842.312.302.303.934.284.604.600.000.000.327.48
 
European Union0.870.810.880.882.672.982.802.802.322.412.452.450.000.000.041.58
 
Southeast Asia 
  Indonesia0.440.430.420.421.321.311.291.290.580.570.540.540.000.00-0.03-4.42
  Vietnam0.090.100.110.111.571.571.571.570.150.160.170.170.000.000.015.10
  Thailand0.030.030.030.031.761.781.771.770.060.060.060.060.000.000.00-3.51
  Burma0.150.150.150.151.071.071.071.070.160.160.160.160.000.000.000.00
 
Serbia0.220.190.200.202.203.512.632.630.480.650.530.530.000.00-0.13-19.23
 
Mexico0.250.280.240.241.361.811.751.750.330.510.420.420.000.00-0.09-17.65
 
Africa 
  South Africa0.500.570.650.651.482.331.691.690.741.341.101.100.000.00-0.24-17.91
  Nigeria0.700.700.700.700.960.960.960.960.680.680.680.680.000.000.000.00
  Zambia0.110.140.140.232.021.941.941.560.230.270.270.350.0830.970.0830.97
  Uganda0.050.050.050.050.600.600.600.600.030.030.030.030.000.000.000.00
 
Middle East 
  Iran0.080.080.080.082.442.442.442.440.200.200.200.200.000.000.000.00
  Turkey0.030.030.020.023.703.333.863.860.100.100.090.090.000.00-0.02-15.00
 
Others0.320.330.330.331.861.841.861.860.590.600.620.620.000.000.023.33
 
World and Selected Countries and Regions