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World Sorghum 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 4,400 3,500 3,375 3,400 3,500 3,500
Australia 1,282 2,209 1,791 991 1,900 1,900
Brazil 1,890 2,055 1,032 1,865 1,806 1,806
Burkina 1,880 1,708 1,436 1,680 1,800 1,800
Cameroon 1,260 1,150 1,150 1,150 1,150 1,150
Chad 800 922 1,266 1,460 1,100 1,100
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 4,570 4,500 4,500
Mali 820 1,272 1,527 1,394 1,300 1,300
Mexico 8,500 6,270 5,587 4,700 4,600 4,600
Niger 1,320 1,426 1,877 1,808 1,700 1,700
Nigeria 5,300 6,741 5,664 6,887 6,550 6,550
Sudan 4,524 6,281 2,388 5,864 4,500 4,500
Tanzania 832 883 820 800 800 800
Others 7,509 8,164 7,431 7,039 7,307 7,307
Subtotal 52,580 55,250 46,232 51,008 50,128 50,128
United States 9,966 10,988 15,158 12,199 9,033 9,242
World Total 62,546 66,238 61,390 63,207 59,161 59,370
Total Consumption
Argentina 2,700 2,800 2,900 3,100 2,900 2,900
Australia 905 505 905 675 1,005 1,000
Brazil 2,000 2,000 1,150 1,700 1,800 1,800
Burkina 1,900 1,700 1,465 1,640 1,760 1,760
Cameroon 1,275 1,175 1,175 1,180 1,150 1,150
Chad 900 930 1,270 1,470 1,160 1,160
China 6,800 12,900 11,000 8,800 10,200 10,200
Ethiopia 3,900 4,100 4,100 3,750 3,800 3,800
India 5,200 5,100 4,600 4,500 4,500 4,500
Mali 950 1,200 1,527 1,394 1,350 1,350
Mexico 8,300 6,600 6,300 5,350 4,800 4,800
Niger 1,300 1,450 1,820 1,900 1,850 1,850
Nigeria 5,258 6,691 5,564 6,787 6,450 6,450
South Sudan 790 1,050 830 760 840 840
Sudan 4,600 6,000 3,100 5,814 4,800 4,800
Others 9,046 9,506 8,884 8,217 8,562 8,562
Subtotal 56,929 63,526 56,134 57,171 57,050 57,045
United States 4,130 2,459 6,187 6,212 2,794 2,922
World Total 61,059 65,985 62,321 63,383 59,844 59,967
Ending Stocks
Argentina 1,202 971 952 852 852 852
Australia 177 252 234 100 191 200
Brazil 152 194 51 215 211 211
China 568 706 717 892 812 812
Mexico 647 338 286 184 184 184
Nigeria 180 130 180 190 190 190
Sudan 357 743 226 301 196 196
Others 1,830 2,428 1,723 1,539 1,257 1,264
Subtotal 5,113 5,762 4,369 4,273 3,893 3,909
United States 864 468 930 850 538 617
World Total 5,977 6,230 5,299 5,123 4,431 4,526