1995-96 World Grain Year at a Glance (in million tonnes and hectares)

by Teresa Acklin
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Wheat

Supply

 

Demand

Beginning stocks

111.0

Food use

412.0

 

Ending stocks

94.0

Production

542.0

Feed use

90.0

     

Total

653.0

Other

 

57.0

 

Wheat area

 

219.4

   

Total

 

559.0

 

Yield (tonnes per ha)

2.44

 

Source: International Grains Council; U.S.D.A.

               

Maize

Supply

 

Demand

Beginning stocks

92.7

Feed

 

370.8

 

Ending stocks

62.4

Production

513.4

Other

 

172.8

     

Total

606.1

Total

 

543.6

 

Maize area

 

133.3

           

Yield (tonnes per ha)

3.84

 

Source: U.S.D.A.

               

Soybeans

Supply

 

Demand

Beginning stocks

23.5

Crush

 

111.1

 

Ending stocks

17.2

Production

124.3

Other

 

19.5

     

Total

147.8

Total

 

130.6

 

Soybean area

61.7

           

Yield (tonnes per ha)

2.00

Source: U.S.D.A.

             

Rice (milled)

Supply

 

Demand

Beginning stocks

49.4

All uses

372.3

 

Ending stocks

48.8

Production

371.6

         

Total

421.1

       

Rice area

 

147.8

           

Yield (tonnes per ha)

2.51

 

Source: U.S.D.A.

               

Sorghum

Supply

 

Demand

Beginning stocks

4.1

All uses

55.8

 

Ending stocks

2.6

Production

54.4

         

Total

58.5

       

Sorghum area

39.6

           

Yield (tonnes per ha)

1.37

Source: U.S.D.A.

             

Barley

Supply

 

Demand

Beginning stocks

24.9

All uses

149.8

 

Ending stocks

16.6

Production

141.4

         

Total

166.3

       

Barley area

 

68.5

           

Yield (tonnes per ha)

2.06

 

Source: U.S.D.A.

               

   Totals may not add because of rounding.

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