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World Sorghum Production, Consumption, and Stocks 
  
Local Marketing Years, Thousand Metric Tons
Date Created  07/12/2017 12:03:31 PM  
 
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  2013/14 2014/15 2015/16 2016/17 2017/18
Jun
2017/18
Jul
Production
Argentina 4,400 3,500 3,375 3,500 3,500 3,500
Australia 1,282 2,209 2,037 1,107 1,900 1,900
Brazil 1,890 2,055 1,080 1,701 1,600 1,600
Burkina 1,880 1,708 1,436 1,600 1,800 1,800
Cameroon 1,260 1,150 1,150 1,150 1,150 1,150
Chad 800 922 835 933 900 900
China 2,892 2,885 2,750 3,800 3,850 3,850
Ethiopia 3,829 4,339 3,900 3,600 3,765 3,765
India 5,542 5,445 4,238 4,800 4,500 4,500
Mali 820 1,272 1,300 1,400 1,300 1,300
Mexico 8,500 6,270 5,587 5,050 6,000 6,000
Niger 1,320 1,426 1,877 1,808 1,700 1,700
Nigeria 6,592 6,700 6,150 6,500 6,550 6,550
Sudan 2,249 6,281 2,388 5,500 4,500 4,500
Tanzania 832 883 820 800 800 800
Others 7,587 7,874 7,343 7,192 7,120 7,122
Subtotal 51,675 54,919 46,266 50,441 50,935 50,937
United States 9,966 10,988 15,158 12,199 8,408 9,043
World Total 61,641 65,907 61,424 62,640 59,343 59,980
Total Consumption
Argentina 2,700 2,800 2,900 3,100 2,900 2,900
Australia 905 505 1,105 705 1,105 1,105
Brazil 2,000 2,000 1,150 1,600 1,650 1,650
Burkina 1,900 1,700 1,465 1,560 1,760 1,760
Cameroon 1,275 1,175 1,175 1,180 1,150 1,150
Chad 900 930 880 930 950 950
China 6,800 12,900 11,000 8,500 8,200 8,200
Ethiopia 3,900 4,100 4,100 3,750 3,800 3,800
European Union 880 995 810 770 820 820
India 5,200 5,100 4,600 4,700 4,600 4,600
Mali 950 1,200 1,300 1,400 1,350 1,350
Mexico 8,300 6,600 6,300 5,850 6,400 6,400
Niger 1,300 1,450 1,820 1,900 1,850 1,850
Nigeria 6,550 6,650 6,050 6,400 6,450 6,450
Sudan 2,550 6,000 3,100 5,500 4,800 4,800
Others 9,034 9,274 8,834 8,451 8,467 8,419
Subtotal 56,220 63,251 56,122 56,188 56,682 56,634
United States 4,130 2,459 6,187 6,095 3,938 4,065
World Total 60,350 65,710 62,309 62,283 60,620 60,699
Ending Stocks
Argentina 1,202 971 952 952 902 952
Australia 177 252 280 182 270 177
China 568 706 717 702 542 542
Ethiopia 343 537 352 237 202 202
Mexico 647 338 286 186 386 286
Nigeria 200 150 200 210 210 210
Sudan 357 743 226 321 216 216
Others 1,668 2,058 1,395 1,561 1,144 1,149
Subtotal 5,162 5,755 4,408 4,351 3,872 3,734
United States 864 468 930 1,344 734 1,242
World Total 6,026 6,223 5,338 5,695 4,606 4,976