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Table 11: Palm Oil: World Supply and Distribution 
  
Thousand Metric Tons
Date Created  10/12/2017 12:00:17 PM  
 
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  2013/14 2014/15 2015/16 2016/17 Sep
2017/18
Oct
2017/18
Production nr nr nr nr nr nr
Indonesia 30,500 33,000 32,000 34,000 36,000 36,000
Malaysia 20,161 19,879 17,700 18,860 21,000 21,000
Thailand 2,000 2,068 1,804 2,000 2,200 2,200
Colombia 1,041 1,110 1,275 1,146 1,320 1,320
Nigeria 970 970 970 970 970 970
Other 4,632 4,783 5,084 5,315 5,365 5,375
 
 
Total 59,304 61,810 58,833 62,291 66,855 66,865
 
Imports nr nr nr nr nr nr
India 7,820 9,139 8,857 9,000 9,400 9,400
European Union 6,969 6,936 6,638 6,500 6,500 6,500
China 5,573 5,696 4,689 4,650 4,900 4,900
Pakistan 2,725 2,826 2,720 3,000 3,100 3,100
Bangladesh 1,232 1,280 1,511 1,314 1,600 1,600
United States 1,220 1,143 1,307 1,351 1,395 1,395
Egypt 1,075 1,489 1,038 1,300 1,250 1,250
Philippines 681 792 941 1,000 950 950
Burma 581 789 788 671 800 800
Russia 646 854 933 800 800 800
Other 13,419 13,897 13,186 14,435 14,812 14,772
 
 
Total 41,941 44,841 42,608 44,021 45,507 45,467
 
Exports nr nr nr nr nr nr
Indonesia 21,719 25,964 22,905 26,000 25,500 26,200
Malaysia 17,344 17,378 16,621 16,301 17,300 17,300
Guatemala 411 453 614 700 700 700
Benin 600 500 460 580 570 570
Papua New Guinea 556 607 572 560 550 550
Other 2,564 2,468 2,562 2,609 2,538 2,558
 
 
Total 43,194 47,370 43,734 46,750 47,158 47,878
 
Domestic Consumption nr nr nr nr nr nr
India 8,302 9,150 9,100 9,250 9,500 9,500
Indonesia 8,750 7,520 8,920 8,570 9,600 9,050
European Union 6,600 6,920 6,700 6,400 6,350 6,350
China 5,700 5,700 4,800 4,650 4,900 4,900
Malaysia 2,869 2,941 2,990 2,786 3,550 3,570
Pakistan 2,540 2,738 2,815 2,995 3,030 3,030
Thailand 1,790 1,925 1,835 1,918 2,160 2,160
Bangladesh 1,215 1,275 1,411 1,314 1,620 1,620
Nigeria 1,470 1,470 1,320 1,340 1,400 1,400
United States 1,207 1,092 1,269 1,350 1,360 1,360
Egypt 1,150 1,350 1,150 1,300 1,250 1,250
Colombia 908 943 1,020 1,035 1,105 1,105
Philippines 600 811 930 1,064 1,080 1,080
Russia 750 810 880 830 830 830
Burma 595 743 788 710 790 790
Other 13,080 13,329 13,395 14,170 14,666 14,616
 
 
Total 57,526 58,717 59,323 59,682 63,191 62,611
 
Ending Stocks nr nr nr nr nr nr
Indonesia 3,210 2,734 2,917 2,347 2,839 3,097
Malaysia 2,090 2,641 1,546 2,019 2,776 2,899
India 370 539 496 446 546 546
Pakistan 296 382 287 292 362 362
Thailand 168 335 293 300 305 305
Other 3,402 3,469 2,945 2,960 2,911 2,997
 
 
Total 9,536 10,100 8,484 8,364 9,739 10,206