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World Corn Production, Consumption, and Stocks 
  
Local Marketing Years, Thousand Metric Tons
Date Created  01/12/2018 12:00:42 PM  
 
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  2013/14 2014/15 2015/16 2016/17 2017/18
Dec
2017/18
Jan
Production
Argentina 26,000 29,750 29,500 41,000 42,000 42,000
Brazil 80,000 85,000 67,000 98,500 95,000 95,000
Canada 14,194 11,487 13,559 13,193 14,100 14,100
China 218,489 215,646 224,632 219,552 215,891 215,891
Egypt 5,800 5,960 6,000 6,000 6,000 6,000
Ethiopia 6,492 7,235 6,800 6,350 6,500 6,500
European Union 64,931 75,734 58,748 61,453 60,091 60,091
India 24,259 24,170 22,570 26,260 25,000 25,000
Indonesia 9,100 9,000 10,500 10,900 11,350 11,350
Mexico 22,880 25,480 25,971 27,565 26,200 26,200
Nigeria 8,423 10,791 9,540 10,755 10,500 10,500
Philippines 7,532 7,671 6,970 8,131 8,300 8,200
Russia 11,635 11,325 13,168 15,305 14,000 13,500
South Africa 14,925 10,629 8,214 17,475 12,500 12,500
Ukraine 30,900 28,450 23,333 28,000 25,000 25,000
Others 99,318 103,933 101,441 100,775 102,034 101,764
Subtotal 644,878 662,261 627,946 691,214 674,466 673,596
United States 351,272 361,091 345,506 384,778 370,286 370,960
World Total 996,150 1,023,352 973,452 1,075,992 1,044,752 1,044,556
Total Consumption
Argentina 8,800 9,300 9,300 11,200 12,500 12,500
Brazil 55,000 57,000 57,500 60,500 61,500 61,500
Canada 12,675 12,820 12,381 12,700 14,000 14,000
China 208,000 202,000 217,500 232,000 240,000 240,000
Egypt 13,200 13,900 14,850 15,100 15,900 15,900
European Union 76,796 77,880 73,500 73,700 74,800 74,800
India 19,600 22,350 23,550 25,000 25,800 25,800
Indonesia 11,900 12,200 12,100 12,300 12,200 12,200
Iran 6,800 7,400 8,800 10,100 13,100 12,100
Japan 15,000 14,600 15,200 15,200 15,100 15,100
Korea, South 9,891 10,250 10,123 9,410 9,800 9,800
Mexico 31,700 34,550 37,300 40,400 42,300 42,300
Nigeria 8,500 10,700 9,600 11,100 10,900 10,900
South Africa 11,500 11,650 10,970 13,125 11,700 11,700
Vietnam 8,200 9,400 12,200 12,900 13,400 13,400
Others 157,559 162,691 164,086 166,130 170,837 170,637
Subtotal 661,861 686,099 669,447 748,349 748,974 748,074
United States 292,958 301,792 298,785 313,854 319,039 318,658
World Total 954,819 987,891 968,232 1,062,203 1,068,013 1,066,732
Ending Stocks
Argentina 1,408 2,898 1,459 5,762 6,267 6,267
Brazil 13,972 7,842 6,769 10,569 9,369 10,369
China 81,323 100,472 110,774 100,713 79,556 79,554
European Union 6,891 9,626 6,719 7,542 6,841 6,833
Iran 4,476 5,716 6,056 6,296 5,736 5,736
Mexico 2,603 4,090 5,213 5,408 4,508 4,508
South Africa 2,198 2,448 1,096 2,996 2,196 2,196
Others 30,116 32,674 32,751 31,210 27,689 28,182
Subtotal 142,987 165,766 170,837 170,496 142,162 143,645
United States 31,292 43,974 44,123 58,253 61,915 62,928
World Total 174,279 209,740 214,960 228,749 204,077 206,573