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Table 07: Soybeans: World Supply and Distribution 
  
Thousand Metric Tons
Date Created  11/09/2021 12:03:56 PM  
 
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  2017/18 2018/19 2019/20 2020/21 Oct
2021/22
Nov
2021/22
Production nr nr nr nr nr nr
Brazil 123,400 119,700 128,500 138,000 144,000 144,000
United States 120,065 120,515 96,667 114,749 121,056 120,427
Argentina 37,800 55,300 48,800 46,200 51,000 49,500
China 15,283 15,967 18,100 19,600 19,000 19,000
India 8,350 10,930 9,300 10,450 11,000 11,900
Paraguay 10,260 8,510 10,250 9,900 10,500 10,500
Canada 7,717 7,417 6,145 6,359 5,900 5,900
Other 20,528 22,979 22,123 20,971 22,683 22,784
 
 
Total 343,403 361,318 339,885 366,229 385,139 384,011
 
Imports nr nr nr nr nr nr
China 94,095 82,540 98,533 99,762 101,000 100,000
European Union 13,915 14,346 14,947 15,000 15,000 15,000
Mexico 4,873 5,867 5,748 6,000 6,200 6,200
Argentina 4,703 6,408 4,882 4,816 4,700 4,800
Egypt 3,255 3,657 4,896 3,800 4,750 4,750
Thailand 2,482 3,155 3,831 4,157 4,100 4,150
Japan 3,256 3,314 3,325 3,085 3,300 3,300
Turkey 2,872 2,411 3,148 2,745 3,200 3,200
Bangladesh 1,179 1,733 2,551 2,256 3,150 3,100
Indonesia 2,483 2,623 2,636 2,650 2,700 2,700
Other 20,708 19,735 20,477 21,964 22,521 22,581
 
 
Total 153,821 145,789 164,974 166,235 170,621 169,781
 
Exports nr nr nr nr nr nr
Brazil 76,136 74,887 92,135 81,650 93,000 94,000
United States 58,071 47,721 45,701 61,655 56,880 55,792
Paraguay 6,029 4,901 6,619 6,600 6,500 6,500
Argentina 2,132 9,104 10,002 5,192 6,350 5,350
Canada 4,925 5,258 3,907 4,543 4,000 4,000
Other 5,948 7,067 6,695 5,157 6,348 6,448
 
 
Total 153,241 148,938 165,059 164,797 173,078 172,090
 
Crush nr nr nr nr nr nr
China 90,000 85,000 91,500 93,000 98,000 98,000
United States 55,926 56,935 58,910 58,257 59,602 59,602
Brazil 44,205 42,527 46,742 46,750 47,700 47,700
Argentina 36,933 40,567 38,770 40,156 42,000 42,000
European Union 14,300 15,000 15,600 16,100 15,900 15,900
India 7,700 9,600 8,400 9,500 9,600 10,000
Mexico 5,250 6,150 6,000 6,200 6,400 6,400
Russia 4,600 4,650 4,650 4,600 4,800 4,800
Egypt 3,200 3,500 4,700 4,100 4,700 4,700
Paraguay 4,000 3,820 3,500 3,300 3,750 3,750
Bangladesh 1,250 1,750 2,500 2,650 3,300 3,300
Thailand 1,400 2,000 2,610 2,800 2,900 2,900
Bolivia 2,600 2,650 2,550 2,625 2,625 2,625
Pakistan 2,000 2,000 2,300 2,730 2,600 2,600
Japan 2,400 2,470 2,460 2,265 2,450 2,450
Other 19,233 19,958 21,288 21,009 22,066 22,089
 
 
Total 294,997 298,577 312,480 316,042 328,393 328,816
 
Ending Stocks nr nr nr nr nr nr
China 23,064 19,455 26,798 34,490 35,923 35,690
Brazil 32,696 32,472 20,000 27,950 28,250 28,250
Argentina 23,734 28,890 26,650 25,060 25,700 24,610
United States 11,923 24,740 14,276 6,972 8,709 9,251
European Union 1,336 1,518 1,538 1,093 977 998
Other 7,352 7,021 6,230 4,547 5,011 4,984
 
 
Total 100,105 114,096 95,492 100,112 104,570 103,783
 
Most countries are on an October/September Marketing Year (MY). The United States, Mexico, and Thailand are on a September/August MY. Canada is on an August/July MY. Paraguay is on a Jan/Dec MY.