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    Cereal Supply/Demand Balances for Sub-Saharan Africa September 2012
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Angola

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CEREAL SUPPLY/DEMAND BALANCE FOR THE 2012/13 MARKETING YEAR (April/March)

 

Wheat

Rice

Coarse
grains

Total
cereals

Cereal supply and utilization data

 

thousand tonnes

 

Previous year production (incl. paddy rice)

1

15

1 386

1 401

Previous five years average production (incl. paddy rice)

3

12

1 017

1 032

Previous year imports

576

290

2

868

Previous five years average imports

513

246

27

786

2012/13 domestic availability

14

15

1 082

1 111

2012 production (incl. paddy rice)

4

15

1 030

1 049

2012 production (incl. milled rice)

4

10

1 030

1 044

Possible stock drawdown

10

5

52

67

2012/13 utilization

554

305

1 085

1 944

Food use

539

304

928

1 771

Non-food use

15

1

157

173

Exports or re-exports

-

-

-

-

Possible stock build up

-

-

-

-

2012/13 import requirement

540

290

3

833

Anticipated commercial imports

540

290

2

832

of which: received or contracted

-

-

-

-

Food aid needs

-

-

1

1

Current aid position

    

Food aid pledges

-

-

-

-

of which: delivered

-

-

-

-

Donor-financed purchases

-

-

-

-

of which: for local use

-

-

-

-

for export

-

-

-

-

Estimated per caput consumption (kg/year)

28

16

48

91

     

Cereal supply and utilization indices

 

percentage

 

2012 production compared to average (incl. paddy rice)

133

125

101

102

2012/13 Import requirement compared to average

105

118

11

106

Cereal share of total calorie intake

   

32

     

Additional information

    

Major foodcrops

roots; tubers; maize; plantains

Lean season

January-April

Population (000s)

19 529

GNI per capita in 2010 (USD)

3 960

Note: Rice marketing year: January/December or second year shown.

 

Benin

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CEREAL SUPPLY/DEMAND BALANCE FOR THE 2012 MARKETING YEAR
  Wheat Rice Coarse
grains
Total
cereals
Cereal supply and utilization data thousand tonnes 
Previous year production (incl. paddy rice)-1261 1971 323
Previous five years average production (incl. paddy rice)-1061 1661 272
Previous year imports5539011456
Previous five years average imports482827337
2012 domestic availability - 132 1 325 1 456
2011 production (incl. paddy rice)-2201 3251 544
2011 production (incl. milled rice)-1321 3251 456
Possible stock drawdown----
2012 utilization 56 462 1 336 1 853
Food use523828741 308
Non-food use180305386
Exports or re-exports3-106109
Possible stock build up--5050
2012 import requirement 56 330 11 397
Anticipated commercial imports551007162
of which: received or contracted4361-103
Food aid needs15410
Current aid position    
Food aid pledges-7-7
of which: delivered-7-7
Donor-financed purchases----
of which: for local use----
for export----
Estimated per caput consumption (kg/year) 5 36 83 124
     
Cereal supply and utilization indices percentage 
2011 production compared to average (incl. paddy rice)-207114121
2012 Import requirement compared to average117117157118
Cereal share of total calorie intake   36
     
Additional information    
Major foodcropsroots; tubers; maize
Lean seasonApril-June
Population (000s)10 562
GNI per capita in 2010 (USD) 750

Note: Rice marketing year: January/December or second year shown.

 

Botswana

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CEREAL SUPPLY/DEMAND BALANCE FOR THE 2012/13 MARKETING YEAR
  Wheat Rice Coarse
Grains
Total
Cereals
Cereal supply and utilization data thousand tonnes 
Previous year production (incl. paddy rice)1-4849
Previous five years average production (incl. paddy rice)1-4546
Previous year imports10533207345
Previous five years average imports10030223353
2012/13 Domestic Availability 11 - 45 56
2012 Production (incl. paddy rice)1-3031
2012 Production (incl. milled rice)1-3031
Possible stock drawdown10-1525
2012/13 Utilization 103 33 260 396
Food use9833226357
Non-food use--1414
Exports or re-exports5-2025
Possible stock build up----
2012/13 Import Requirement 92 33 215 340
Anticipated commercial imports9236215343
of which: received or contracted--101101
Food aid needs----
Current Aid Position    
Food aid pledges----
of which: delivered----
Donor-financed purchases----
of which: for local use----
for export----
Estimated Per Caput Consumption (kg/year) 48 16 111 175
     
Cereal supply and utilization indices percentage 
2012 Production compared to average (incl. paddy rice)100-6666
2012/13 Import requirement compared to average921109696
Cereal share of total calorie intake   51
     
Additional Information    
Major foodcropssorghum; pulses; vegetables
Lean seasonJanuary-March
Population (000s)2 038
GNI per capita in 2010 (USD)6 890

Note: Rice marketing year: January/December or second year shown.

 

Burkina Faso

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CEREAL SUPPLY/DEMAND BALANCE FOR THE 2011/12 MARKETING YEAR
  Wheat Rice Coarse
Grains
Total
Cereals
Cereal supply and utilization data thousand tonnes 
Previous year production (incl. paddy rice)-2714 2904 561
Previous five years average production (incl. paddy rice)-1723 6913 863
Previous year imports7324047360
Previous five years average imports7323735345
2011/12 Domestic Availability - 163 3 691 3 854
2011 Production (incl. paddy rice)-2413 4363 677
2011 Production (incl. milled rice)-1593 4363 595
Possible stock drawdown-4255259
2011/12 Utilization 78 423 3 738 4 239
Food use773972 8503 324
Non-food use126628655
Exports or re-exports--260260
Possible stock build up----
2011/12 Import Requirement 78 260 47 385
Anticipated commercial imports7520040315
of which: received or contracted381-39
Food aid needs310720
Current Aid Position    
Food aid pledges4329
of which: delivered3-14
Donor-financed purchases----
of which: for local use----
for export----
Estimated Per Caput Consumption (kg/year) 5 23 168 196
     
Cereal supply and utilization indices percentage 
2011 Production compared to average (incl. paddy rice)-1409395
2011/12 Import requirement compared to average107110134112
Cereal share of total calorie intake   75
     
Additional Information    
Major foodcropsmillet; sorghum; pulses; maize
Lean seasonJuly-September
Population (000s)16 967
GNI per capita in 2010 (USD) 550

Note: Rice marketing year: January/December or second year shown.

 

Burundi

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CEREAL SUPPLY/DEMAND BALANCE FOR THE 2012 MARKETING YEAR (January/December)
  Wheat Rice Coarse
Grains
Total
Cereals
Cereal supply and utilization data thousand tonnes 
Previous year production (incl. paddy rice)1091225326
Previous five years average production (incl. paddy rice)980216305
Previous year imports35595135
Previous five years average imports33594132
2012 Domestic Availability 10 59 223 292
2012 Production (incl. paddy rice)1085223318
2012 Production (incl. milled rice)1057223290
Possible stock drawdown-2-2
2012 Utilization 45 64 328 437
Food use4358296397
Non-food use263240
Exports or re-exports----
Possible stock build up----
2012 Import Requirement 35 5 105 145
Anticipated commercial imports25580110
of which: received or contracted7--7
Food aid needs10-2535
Current Aid Position    
Food aid pledges4-711
of which: delivered4-711
Donor-financed purchases----
of which: for local use----
for export----
Estimated Per Caput Consumption (kg/year) 5 7 33 45
     
Cereal supply and utilization indices percentage 
2012 Production compared to average (incl. paddy rice)111106103104
2012 Import requirement compared to average106100112110
Cereal share of total calorie intake   16
     
Additional Information    
Major foodcropspulses; plantains; roots; tubers; maize; sorghum
Lean seasonNovember-December
Population (000s)8 885
GNI per capita in 2010 (USD) 160

Note: Rice marketing year: January/December or second year shown.

 

Cameroon

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CEREAL SUPPLY/DEMAND BALANCE FOR THE 2012 MARKETING YEAR (January/December)
  Wheat Rice Coarse
Grains
Total
Cereals
Cereal supply and utilization data thousand tonnes 
Previous year production (incl. paddy rice)-1081 7701 878
Previous five years average production (incl. paddy rice)-1041 6861 790
Previous year imports31554529889
Previous five years average imports33545031816
2012 Domestic Availability 10 102 1 790 1 902
2011 Production (incl. paddy rice)01501 6901 840
2011 Production (incl. milled rice)01021 6901 792
Possible stock drawdown10-100110
2012 Utilization 325 602 1 820 2 747
Food use2465671 3792 193
Non-food use435341380
Exports or re-exports75-100175
Possible stock build up----
2012 Import Requirement 315 500 30 845
Anticipated commercial imports31550030845
of which: received or contracted26311415392
Food aid needs----
Current Aid Position    
Food aid pledges----
of which: delivered----
Donor-financed purchases----
of which: for local use----
for export----
Estimated Per Caput Consumption (kg/year) 12 28 67 106
     
Cereal supply and utilization indices percentage 
2011 Production compared to average (incl. paddy rice)-144100103
2012 Import requirement compared to average9411197104
Cereal share of total calorie intake   43
     
Additional Information    
Major foodcropsroots; tubers; coarse grains; fruit
Lean seasonJune-August
Population (000s)20 624
GNI per capita in 2010 (USD) 1 160

Note: Rice marketing year: January/December or second year shown.

 

Cape Verde

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CEREAL SUPPLY/DEMAND BALANCE FOR THE 2011/12 MARKETING YEAR (November/October)
  Wheat Rice Coarse
Grains
Total
Cereals
Cereal supply and utilization data thousand tonnes 
Previous year production (incl. paddy rice)--77
Previous five years average production (incl. paddy rice)--66
Previous year imports38361286
Previous five years average imports30331780
2011/12 Domestic Availability - - 6 6
2011 Production (incl. paddy rice)--66
2011 Production (incl. milled rice)--66
Possible stock drawdown----
2011/12 Utilization 24 36 22 82
Food use24292073
Non-food use-718
Exports or re-exports----
Possible stock build up--11
2011/12 Import Requirement 24 36 17 77
Anticipated commercial imports20311667
of which: received or contracted1461838
Food aid needs45110
Current Aid Position    
Food aid pledges----
of which: delivered----
Donor-financed purchases----
of which: for local use----
for export----
Estimated Per Caput Consumption (kg/year) 43 51 35 129
     
Cereal supply and utilization indices percentage 
2011 Production compared to average (incl. paddy rice)--9393
2011/12 Import requirement compared to average801099796
Cereal share of total calorie intake   50
     
Additional Information    
Major foodcropsmaize; rice; pulses
Lean seasonn.a since 90% of requirements covered by imports
Population (000s) 565
GNI per capita in 2010 (USD)3 160

Note: Rice marketing year: January/December or second year shown.

 

Central African Republic

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CEREAL SUPPLY/DEMAND BALANCE FOR THE 2012 MARKETING YEAR (January/December)
  Wheat Rice Coarse
Grains
Total
Cereals
Cereal supply and utilization data thousand tonnes 
Previous year production (incl. paddy rice)-40194234
Previous five years average production (incl. paddy rice)-37192229
Previous year imports43101063
Previous five years average imports4371161
2012 Domestic Availability - 25 204 229
2011 Production (incl. paddy rice)-39194233
2011 Production (incl. milled rice)-25194219
Possible stock drawdown--1010
2012 Utilization 43 35 214 292
Food use4034187261
Non-food use312731
Exports or re-exports----
Possible stock build up----
2012 Import Requirement 43 10 10 63
Anticipated commercial imports438-51
of which: received or contracted171-18
Food aid needs-31013
Current Aid Position    
Food aid pledges-122
of which: delivered--22
Donor-financed purchases----
of which: for local use----
for export----
Estimated Per Caput Consumption (kg/year) 9 7 40 55
     
Cereal supply and utilization indices percentage 
2011 Production compared to average (incl. paddy rice)-105101102
2012 Import requirement compared to average10014391103
Cereal share of total calorie intake   22
     
Additional Information    
Major foodcropsroots; tubers; tree nuts; coarse grains; fruit
Lean seasonMay-July
Population (000s)4 726
GNI per capita in 2010 (USD) 460

Note: Rice marketing year: January/December or second year shown.

 

Chad

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CEREAL SUPPLY/DEMAND BALANCE FOR THE 2011/12 MARKETING YEAR (November/October)
  Wheat Rice Coarse
Grains
Total
Cereals
Cereal supply and utilization data thousand tonnes 
Previous year production (incl. paddy rice)22093 0373 248
Previous five years average production (incl. paddy rice)41451 9622 111
Previous year imports934076209
Previous five years average imports854065190
2011/12 Domestic Availability 2 129 2 023 2 154
2011 Production (incl. paddy rice)21731 4831 657
2011 Production (incl. milled rice)21181 4831 603
Possible stock drawdown-11540551
2011/12 Utilization 89 174 2 084 2 347
Food use881461 6941 928
Non-food use128275303
Exports or re-exports--115115
Possible stock build up----
2011/12 Import Requirement 87 45 61 193
Anticipated commercial imports654211118
of which: received or contracted50-2374
Food aid needs2235075
Current Aid Position    
Food aid pledges1514056
of which: delivered1114052
Donor-financed purchases----
of which: for local use--22
for export--2222
Estimated Per Caput Consumption (kg/year) 7 12 134 153
     
Cereal supply and utilization indices percentage 
2011 Production compared to average (incl. paddy rice)431197679
2011/12 Import requirement compared to average10211394102
Cereal share of total calorie intake   54
     
Additional Information    
Major foodcropsmillet; sorghum; roots; tubers; tree nuts
Lean seasonAugust-September
Population (000s)12 634
GNI per capita in 2010 (USD) 600

Note: Rice marketing year: January/December or second year shown.

 

Comoros

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CEREAL SUPPLY/DEMAND BALANCE FOR THE 2012 MARKETING YEAR (January/December)
  Wheat Rice Coarse
Grains
Total
Cereals
Cereal supply and utilization data thousand tonnes 
Previous year production (incl. paddy rice)-17623
Previous five years average production (incl. paddy rice)-17522
Previous year imports1143-54
Previous five years average imports1043-53
2012 Domestic Availability 1 11 6 18
2011 Production (incl. paddy rice)-17522
2011 Production (incl. milled rice)-11516
Possible stock drawdown1-12
2012 Utilization 11 58 6 75
Food use1156471
Non-food use-224
Exports or re-exports----
Possible stock build up----
2012 Import Requirement 10 47 - 57
Anticipated commercial imports1047-57
of which: received or contracted713-20
Food aid needs----
Current Aid Position    
Food aid pledges----
of which: delivered----
Donor-financed purchases- --
of which: for local use----
for export----
Estimated Per Caput Consumption (kg/year) 16 80 6 101
     
Cereal supply and utilization indices percentage 
2011 Production compared to average (incl. paddy rice)-100100100
2012 Import requirement compared to average100109-108
Cereal share of total calorie intake   44
     
Additional Information    
Major foodcropsrice; roots; tubers; bananas; coconuts
Lean seasonJanuary-December
Population (000s)706
GNI per capita in 2010 (USD)820

Note: Rice marketing year: January/December or second year shown.

 

Congo, Democratic Republic of

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CEREAL SUPPLY/DEMAND BALANCE FOR THE 2012 MARKETING YEAR (January/December)
  Wheat Rice Coarse
Grains
Total
Cereals
Cereal supply and utilization data thousand tonnes 
Previous year production (incl. paddy rice)93171 2941 620
Previous five years average production (incl. paddy rice)93171 2281 554
Previous year imports440145130715
Previous five years average imports428141119688
2012 Domestic Availability 9 212 1 294 1 515
2011 Production (incl. paddy rice)93181 2941 621
2011 Production (incl. milled rice)92121 2941 515
Possible stock drawdown----
2012 Utilization 449 372 1 424 2 245
Food use4413521 1391 932
Non-food use820285313
Exports or re-exports----
Possible stock build up----
2012 Import Requirement 440 160 130 730
Anticipated commercial imports42016030610
of which: received or contracted182--182
Food aid needs20-100120
Current Aid Position    
Food aid pledges--1010
of which: delivered--77
Donor-financed purchases----
of which: for local use----
for export----
Estimated Per Caput Consumption (kg/year) 7 5 17 29
     
Cereal supply and utilization indices percentage 
2011 Production compared to average (incl. paddy rice)100100105104
2012 Import requirement compared to average103113109106
Cereal share of total calorie intake   18
     
Additional Information    
Major foodcropsroots; tubers; coarse grains; fruit
Lean seasonnorth: October; south: November-December
Population (000s)67 827
GNI per capita in 2010 (USD) 180

Note: Rice marketing year: January/December or second year shown.

 

Congo, Republic of

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CEREAL SUPPLY/DEMAND BALANCE FOR THE 2012 MARKETING YEAR (January/December)
  Wheat Rice Coarse
Grains
Total
Cereals
Cereal supply and utilization data thousand tonnes 
Previous year production (incl. paddy rice)-12021
Previous five years average production (incl. paddy rice)-12021
Previous year imports21612012348
Previous five years average imports2169310319
2012 Domestic Availability 5 14 20 39
2011 Production (incl. paddy rice)-12021
2011 Production (incl. milled rice)-12021
Possible stock drawdown513-18
2012 Utilization 221 114 31 366
Food use21710628351
Non-food use48315
Exports or re-exports----
Possible stock build up----
2012 Import Requirement 216 100 11 327
Anticipated commercial imports2169711324
of which: received or contracted108346148
Food aid needs-3-3
Current Aid Position    
Food aid pledges----
of which: delivered----
Donor-financed purchases----
of which: for local use----
for export----
Estimated Per Caput Consumption (kg/year) 52 25 7 83
     
Cereal supply and utilization indices percentage 
2011 Production compared to average (incl. paddy rice)-100100100
2012 Import requirement compared to average100108110103
Cereal share of total calorie intake   30
     
Additional Information    
Major foodcropsroots; tubers; fruit
Lean seasonSeptember-November
Population (000s)4 210
GNI per capita in 2010 (USD)2 310

Note: Rice marketing year: January/December or second year shown.

 

Côte d’Ivoire

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CEREAL SUPPLY/DEMAND BALANCE FOR THE 2012 MARKETING YEAR (January/December)
  Wheat Rice Coarse
Grains
Total
Cereals
Cereal supply and utilization data thousand tonnes 
Previous year production (incl. paddy rice)-7237511 474
Previous five years average production (incl. paddy rice)-6837011 384
Previous year imports4001 100201 520
Previous five years average imports403912361 351
2012 Domestic Availability 50 431 734 1 216
2011 Production (incl. paddy rice)-7027341 437
2011 Production (incl. milled rice)-4217341 156
Possible stock drawdown5010-60
2012 Utilization 450 1 481 769 2 701
Food use4451 3795962 420
Non-food use5102164271
Exports or re-exports--1010
Possible stock build up----
2012 Import Requirement 400 1 050 35 1 485
Anticipated commercial imports400977301 407
of which: received or contracted27918713479
Food aid needs-5510
Current Aid Position    
Food aid pledges-2-2
of which: delivered-2-2
Donor-financed purchases----
of which: for local use----
for export----
Estimated Per Caput Consumption (kg/year) 21 66 28 115
     
Cereal supply and utilization indices percentage 
2011 Production compared to average (incl. paddy rice)-103105104
2012 Import requirement compared to average9911597110
Cereal share of total calorie intake   41
     
Additional Information    
Major foodcropsroots; tubers; fruit; rice; maize
Lean seasonApril-July
Population (000s)21 021
GNI per capita in 2010 (USD) 1 070

Note: Rice marketing year: January/December or second year shown.

 

Djibouti

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CEREAL SUPPLY/DEMAND BALANCE FOR THE 2012 MARKETING YEAR (January/December)
  Wheat Rice Coarse
Grains
Total
Cereals
Cereal supply and utilization data thousand tonnes 
Previous year production (incl. paddy rice)----
Previous five years average production (incl. paddy rice)----
Previous year imports66455115
Previous five years average imports553515105
2012 Domestic Availability 2 5 3 10
2011 Production (incl. paddy rice)----
2011 Production (incl. milled rice)----
Possible stock drawdown25310
2012 Utilization 57 39 7 103
Food use5735698
Non-food use-415
Exports or re-exports----
Possible stock build up----
2012 Import Requirement 55 34 4 93
Anticipated commercial imports5534493
of which: received or contracted569165
Food aid needs----
Current Aid Position    
Food aid pledges5229
of which: delivered3227
Donor-financed purchases----
of which: for local use----
for export----
Estimated Per Caput Consumption (kg/year) 64 39 7 110
     
Cereal supply and utilization indices percentage 
2011 Production compared to average (incl. paddy rice)----
2012 Import requirement compared to average100962788
Cereal share of total calorie intake   53
     
Additional Information    
Major foodcropsvegetables
Lean seasonJanuary-December
Population (000s) 889
GNI per capita in 2010 (USD)1 280

Note: Rice marketing year: January/December or second year shown.

 

Equatorial Guinea

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CEREAL SUPPLY/DEMAND BALANCE FOR THE 2012 MARKETING YEAR (January/December)
  Wheat Rice Coarse
Grains
Total
Cereals
Cereal supply and utilization data thousand tonnes 
Previous year production (incl. paddy rice)----
Previous five years average production (incl. paddy rice)----
Previous year imports208-28
Previous five years average imports198-27
2011 Domestic Availability - - - -
2010 Production (incl. paddy rice)----
2010 Production (incl. milled rice)----
Possible stock drawdown----
2011 Utilization 20 8 - 28
Food use168-24
Non-food use4--4
Exports or re-exports----
Possible stock build up----
2011 Import Requirement 20 8 - 28
Anticipated commercial imports208-28
of which: received or contracted----
Food aid needs----
Current Aid Position    
Food aid pledges----
of which: delivered----
Donor-financed purchases----
of which: for local use----
for export----
Estimated Per Caput Consumption (kg/year) 29 15 - 44
     
Cereal supply and utilization indices percentage 
2010 Production compared to average (incl. paddy rice)----
2011 Import requirement compared to average105103-104
Cereal share of total calorie intake   15
     
Additional Information    
Major foodcropscassava; sweet potatoes; plantains
Lean seasonSeptember-November
Population (000s) 551
GNI per capita in 2010 (USD)14 680

Note: Rice marketing year: January/December or second year shown.

 

Eritrea

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CEREAL SUPPLY/DEMAND BALANCE FOR THE 2012 MARKETING YEAR (January/December)
  Wheat Rice Coarse
Grains
Total
Cereals
Cereal supply and utilization data thousand tonnes 
Previous year production (incl. paddy rice)27-217244
Previous five years average production (incl. paddy rice)22-261283
Previous year imports2851171367
Previous five years average imports2341141286
2012 Domestic Availability 25 - 254 279
2011 Production (incl. paddy rice)20-254274
2011 Production (incl. milled rice)20-254274
Possible stock drawdown5--5
2012 Utilization 320 11 331 662
Food use31811281610
Non-food use2-3234
Exports or re-exports----
Possible stock build up--1818
2012 Import Requirement 295 11 77 383
Anticipated commercial imports2951170376
of which: received or contracted----
Food aid needs--77
Current Aid Position    
Food aid pledges----
of which: delivered----
Donor-financed purchases----
of which: for local use----
for export----
Estimated Per Caput Consumption (kg/year) 59 2 52 113
     
Cereal supply and utilization indices percentage 
2011 Production compared to average (incl. paddy rice)91-9797
2012 Import requirement compared to average126100188134
Cereal share of total calorie intake   79
     
Additional Information    
Major foodcropssorghum; teff; millet; maize; pulses
Lean seasonAugust-November
Population (000s)5 380
GNI per capita in 2010 (USD) 340

Note: Rice marketing year: January/December or second year shown.

 

Ethiopia

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CEREAL SUPPLY/DEMAND BALANCE FOR THE 2012 MARKETING YEAR (January/December)
  Wheat Rice Coarse
Grains
Total
Cereals
Cereal supply and utilization data thousand tonnes 
Previous year production (incl. paddy rice)3 07714016 00419 221
Previous five years average production (incl. paddy rice)2 8007913 07215 951
Previous year imports1 00016331 049
Previous five years average imports1 215241881 427
2012 Domestic Availability 3 423 61 16 912 20 396
2011 Production (incl. paddy rice)3 4239016 91220 425
2011 Production (incl. milled rice)3 4235916 91220 394
Possible stock drawdown-2-2
2012 Utilization 4 502 77 16 941 21 519
Food use3 8025812 01415 873
Non-food use600193 6234 242
Exports or re-exports--900900
Possible stock build up100-404504
2012 Import Requirement 1 079 16 29 1 124
Anticipated commercial imports74815-763
of which: received or contracted2581-259
Food aid needs331129361
Current Aid Position    
Food aid pledges15415-169
of which: delivered15015-165
Donor-financed purchases----
of which: for local use----
for export----
Estimated Per Caput Consumption (kg/year) 45 1 142 187
     
Cereal supply and utilization indices percentage 
2011 Production compared to average (incl. paddy rice)122114129128
2012 Import requirement compared to average89671579
Cereal share of total calorie intake   79
     
Additional Information    
Major foodcropssorghum; teff; millet; maize; pulses
Lean seasonAugust-November
Population (000s)84 734
GNI per capita in 2010 (USD) 380

Note: Rice marketing year: January/December or second year shown.

 

Gabon

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CEREAL SUPPLY/DEMAND BALANCE FOR THE 2012 MARKETING YEAR (January/December)
  Wheat Rice Coarse
Grains
Total
Cereals
Cereal supply and utilization data thousand tonnes 
Previous year production (incl. paddy rice)--3333
Previous five years average production (incl. paddy rice)--3333
Previous year imports91816178
Previous five years average imports89806175
2012 Domestic Availability - - 33 33
2011 Production (incl. paddy rice)--3333
2011 Production (incl. milled rice)--3333
Possible stock drawdown----
2012 Utilization 90 81 39 210
Food use856120166
Non-food use5201944
Exports or re-exports----
Possible stock build up----
2012 Import Requirement 90 81 6 177
Anticipated commercial imports90816177
of which: received or contracted274-31
Food aid needs----
Current Aid Position    
Food aid pledges----
of which: delivered----
Donor-financed purchases----
of which: for local use----
for export----
Estimated Per Caput Consumption (kg/year) 59 43 14 116
     
Cereal supply and utilization indices percentage 
2011 Production compared to average (incl. paddy rice)--100100
2012 Import requirement compared to average101101100101
Cereal share of total calorie intake   26
     
Additional Information    
Major foodcropsroots; tubers
Lean seasonSeptember-November
Population (000s)1 433
GNI per capita in 2010 (USD)7 760

Note: Rice marketing year: January/December or second year shown.

 

Gambia, Republic of

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CEREAL SUPPLY/DEMAND BALANCE FOR THE 2011/12 MARKETING YEAR (November/October)
  Wheat Rice Coarse
Grains
Total
Cereals
Cereal supply and utilization data thousand tonnes 
Previous year production (incl. paddy rice)-100266366
Previous five years average production (incl. paddy rice)-50204254
Previous year imports35130-165
Previous five years average imports34136-170
2011/12 Domestic Availability 4 46 166 215
2011 Production (incl. paddy rice)-70142212
2011 Production (incl. milled rice)-46142187
Possible stock drawdown4-2428
2011/12 Utilization 39 191 166 396
Food use37148121305
Non-food use1433579
Exports or re-exports1-1112
Possible stock build up----
2011/12 Import Requirement 35 145 1 181
Anticipated commercial imports35135-170
of which: received or contracted1011-20
Food aid needs-213
Current Aid Position    
Food aid pledges-2-2
of which: delivered-2-2
Donor-financed purchases----
of which: for local use----
for export----
Estimated Per Caput Consumption (kg/year) 19 75 62 156
     
Cereal supply and utilization indices percentage 
2011 Production compared to average (incl. paddy rice)-1406983
2011/12 Import requirement compared to average103107-106
Cereal share of total calorie intake   55
     
Additional Information    
Major foodcropsrice; millet; sorghum
Lean seasonJuly-September
Population (000s)1 958
GNI per capita in 2010 (USD) 440

Note: Rice marketing year: January/December or second year shown.

 

Ghana

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CEREAL SUPPLY/DEMAND BALANCE FOR THE 2012 MARKETING YEAR (January/December)
  Wheat Rice Coarse
Grains
Total
Cereals
Cereal supply and utilization data thousand tonnes 
Previous year production (incl. paddy rice)-4922 4162 907
Previous five years average production (incl. paddy rice)-3351 9462 281
Previous year imports27861030918
Previous five years average imports28849047825
2012 Domestic Availability - 313 2 175 2 488
2011 Production (incl. paddy rice)-4632 1552 618
2011 Production (incl. milled rice)-2782 1552 433
Possible stock drawdown-352055
2012 Utilization 305 853 2 205 3 363
Food use3027961 2712 369
Non-food use356629688
Exports or re-exports-1305306
Possible stock build up----
2012 Import Requirement 305 540 30 875
Anticipated commercial imports30056830898
of which: received or contracted9215214258
Food aid needs55-10
Current Aid Position    
Food aid pledges-1-1
of which: delivered-1-1
Donor-financed purchases----
of which: for local use----
for export----
Estimated Per Caput Consumption (kg/year) 12 30 49 90
     
Cereal supply and utilization indices percentage 
2011 Production compared to average (incl. paddy rice)-138111115
2012 Import requirement compared to average10611064106
Cereal share of total calorie intake   28
     
Additional Information    
Major foodcropsroots; tubers; coarse grains; rice
Lean seasonApril-June
Population (000s)26 183
GNI per capita in 2010 (USD) 1 240

Note: Rice marketing year: January/December or second year shown.

 

Guinea

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CEREAL SUPPLY/DEMAND BALANCE FOR THE 2012 MARKETING YEAR (January/December)
  Wheat Rice Coarse
Grains
Total
Cereals
Cereal supply and utilization data thousand tonnes 
Previous year production (incl. paddy rice)-1 6041 2472 852
Previous five years average production (incl. paddy rice)-1 4601 0672 527
Previous year imports15537022547
Previous five years average imports15634614516
2012 Domestic Availability - 1 114 1 637 2 751
2011 Production (incl. paddy rice)-1 6701 6373 307
2011 Production (incl. milled rice)-1 1141 6372 751
Possible stock drawdown----
2012 Utilization 155 1 484 1 659 3 297
Food use1541 1698352 158
Non-food use1280275556
Exports or re-exports-30425455
Possible stock build up-5123128
2012 Import Requirement 155 370 22 547
Anticipated commercial imports1503507507
of which: received or contracted21--21
Food aid needs5201540
Current Aid Position    
Food aid pledges----
of which: delivered----
Donor-financed purchases----
of which: for local use----
for export----
Estimated Per Caput Consumption (kg/year) 15 113 81 209
     
Cereal supply and utilization indices percentage 
2011 Production compared to average (incl. paddy rice)-114153131
2012 Import requirement compared to average99107157106
Cereal share of total calorie intake   44
     
Additional Information    
Major foodcropsrice; roots; tubers; coarse grains
Lean seasonJuly-September
Population (000s)10 333
GNI per capita in 2010 (USD) 380

Note: Rice marketing year: January/December or second year shown.

 

Guinea-Bissau

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CEREAL SUPPLY/DEMAND BALANCE FOR THE 2011/12 MARKETING YEAR (November/October)
  Wheat Rice Coarse
Grains
Total
Cereals
Cereal supply and utilization data thousand tonnes 
Previous year production (incl. paddy rice)-20957266
Previous five years average production (incl. paddy rice)-15567222
Previous year imports151304149
Previous five years average imports151074126
2011/12 Domestic Availability - 122 49 171
2011 Production (incl. paddy rice)-17547222
2011 Production (incl. milled rice)-11747164
Possible stock drawdown-527
2011/12 Utilization 20 252 53 325
Food use2023343296
Non-food use-19928
Exports or re-exports--11
Possible stock build up----
2011/12 Import Requirement 20 130 4 154
Anticipated commercial imports20125-145
of which: received or contracted68-14
Food aid needs-549
Current Aid Position    
Food aid pledges----
of which: delivered----
Donor-financed purchases----
of which: for local use----
for export----
Estimated Per Caput Consumption (kg/year) 10 118 22 150
     
Cereal supply and utilization indices percentage 
2011 Production compared to average (incl. paddy rice)-11370100
2011/12 Import requirement compared to average133121108122
Cereal share of total calorie intake   58
     
Additional Information    
Major foodcropsrice; coarse grains; oils; fats; roots; tubers
Lean seasonMay-August
Population (000s)1 971
GNI per capita in 2010 (USD) 540

Note: Rice marketing year: January/December or second year shown.

 

Kenya

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CEREAL SUPPLY/DEMAND BALANCE FOR THE 2011/12 MARKETING YEAR (October/September)
  Wheat Rice Coarse
Grains
Total
Cereals
Cereal supply and utilization data thousand tonnes 
Previous year production (incl. paddy rice)512453 5084 065
Previous five years average production (incl. paddy rice)344443 0893 477
Previous year imports1 1043373841 825
Previous five years average imports8882977231 908
2011/12 Domestic Availability 505 29 3 214 3 748
2011 Production (incl. paddy rice)205452 9593 209
2011 Production (incl. milled rice)205292 9593 193
Possible stock drawdown300-255555
2011/12 Utilization 1 335 379 3 978 5 692
Food use1 2743683 5135 155
Non-food use6110465536
Exports or re-exports----
Possible stock build up-1-1
2011/12 Import Requirement 830 350 764 1 944
Anticipated commercial imports7303507281 808
of which: received or contracted74310045888
Food aid needs100-36136
Current Aid Position    
Food aid pledges561152119
of which: delivered561152119
Donor-financed purchases4--4
of which: for local use4-812
for export6-3238
Estimated Per Caput Consumption (kg/year) 30 9 84 123
     
Cereal supply and utilization indices percentage 
2011 Production compared to average (incl. paddy rice)601019692
2011/12 Import requirement compared to average93118106102
Cereal share of total calorie intake   50
     
Additional Information    
Major foodcropsmaize; wheat; pulses; roots; tubers
Lean seasonJune-July
Population (000s)41 948
GNI per capita in 2010 (USD) 780

Note: Rice marketing year: January/December or second year shown.

 

Lesotho

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CEREAL SUPPLY/DEMAND BALANCE FOR THE 2012/13 MARKETING YEAR (April/March)
  Wheat Rice Coarse
Grains
Total
Cereals
Cereal supply and utilization data thousand tonnes 
Previous year production (incl. paddy rice)20-83103
Previous five years average production (incl. paddy rice)10-8898
Previous year imports8626137249
Previous five years average imports8226118226
2012/13 Domestic Availability 11 - 53 63
2012 Production (incl. paddy rice)11-1929
2012 Production (incl. milled rice)11-1929
Possible stock drawdown--3434
2012/13 Utilization 96 26 205 326
Food use8626183295
Non-food use2-2123
Exports or re-exports----
Possible stock build up8--8
2012/13 Import Requirement 85 26 152 263
Anticipated commercial imports8526145256
of which: received or contracted9-7887
Food aid needs--77
Current Aid Position    
Food aid pledges----
of which: delivered----
Donor-financed purchases----
of which: for local use----
for export----
Estimated Per Caput Consumption (kg/year) 40 12 87 139
     
Cereal supply and utilization indices percentage 
2012 Production compared to average (incl. paddy rice)105-2130
2012/13 Import requirement compared to average104100129116
Cereal share of total calorie intake   78
     
Additional Information    
Major foodcropsmaize; sorghum; vegetables
Lean seasonFebruary-April
Population (000s)2 118
GNI per capita in 2010 (USD)1 080

Note: Rice marketing year: January/December or second year shown.

 

Liberia

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CEREAL SUPPLY/DEMAND BALANCE FOR THE 2012 MARKETING YEAR (January/December)
  Wheat Rice Coarse
Grains
Total
Cereals
Cereal supply and utilization data thousand tonnes 
Previous year production (incl. paddy rice)-296-296
Previous five years average production (incl. paddy rice)-248-248
Previous year imports5529021366
Previous five years average imports5826419341
2012 Domestic Availability - 194 - 194
2011 Production (incl. paddy rice)-299-299
2011 Production (incl. milled rice)-194-194
Possible stock drawdown----
2012 Utilization 54 494 20 568
Food use5243620508
Non-food use259-61
Exports or re-exports----
Possible stock build up----
2012 Import Requirement 54 300 20 374
Anticipated commercial imports5027520345
of which: received or contracted1310-22
Food aid needs45-9
Current Aid Position    
Food aid pledges----
of which: delivered----
Donor-financed purchases----
of which: for local use----
for export----
Estimated Per Caput Consumption (kg/year) 12 96 4 112
     
Cereal supply and utilization indices percentage 
2011 Production compared to average (incl. paddy rice)-120-120
2012 Import requirement compared to average93114105110
Cereal share of total calorie intake   36
     
Additional Information    
Major foodcropsrice; roots; tubers; oils
Lean seasonJuly-August
Population (000s)4 521
GNI per capita in 2010 (USD) 190

Note: Rice marketing year: January/December or second year shown.

 

Madagascar

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CEREAL SUPPLY/DEMAND BALANCE FOR THE 2012/13 MARKETING YEAR (April/March)
  Wheat Rice Coarse
Grains
Total
Cereals
Cereal supply and utilization data thousand tonnes 
Previous year production (incl. paddy rice)104 3004314 741
Previous five years average production (incl. paddy rice)104 2234114 644
Previous year imports12020020340
Previous five years average imports10314615264
2012/13 Domestic Availability 10 2 830 411 3 251
2012 Production (incl. paddy rice)104 0004014 411
2012 Production (incl. milled rice)102 6804013 091
Possible stock drawdown-15010160
2012/13 Utilization 130 3 130 434 3 694
Food use1302 7444043 278
Non-food use-38630416
Exports or re-exports----
Possible stock build up----
2012/13 Import Requirement 120 300 23 443
Anticipated commercial imports11029515420
of which: received or contracted13-316
Food aid needs105823
Current Aid Position    
Food aid pledges--33
of which: delivered--11
Donor-financed purchases----
of which: for local use----
for export----
Estimated Per Caput Consumption (kg/year) 6 125 18 149
     
Cereal supply and utilization indices percentage 
2012 Production compared to average (incl. paddy rice)100959895
2012/13 Import requirement compared to average117205153168
Cereal share of total calorie intake   53
     
Additional Information    
Major foodcropsrice; roots; tubers; maize; fruit
Lean seasonFebruary-March
Population (000s)21 948
GNI per capita in 2010 (USD) 440

Note: Rice marketing year: January/December or second year shown.

 

MALAWI

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CEREAL SUPPLY/DEMAND BALANCE FOR THE 2012/13 MARKETING YEAR (April/March)
  Wheat Rice Coarse
Grains
Total
Cereals
Cereal supply and utilization data thousand tonnes 
Previous year production (incl. paddy rice)21234 0014 127
Previous five years average production (incl. paddy rice)31173 5323 652
Previous year imports135209164
Previous five years average imports781562155
2012/13 Domestic Availability 12 76 3 721 3 809
2012 Production (incl. paddy rice)21113 7203 833
2012 Production (incl. milled rice)2723 7203 794
Possible stock drawdown104115
2012/13 Utilization 87 96 3 736 3 919
Food use87862 4832 655
Non-food use-91 1331 142
Exports or re-exports-1120121
Possible stock build up----
2012/13 Import Requirement 75 20 15 110
Anticipated commercial imports60201090
of which: received or contracted19--19
Food aid needs15-520
Current Aid Position    
Food aid pledges----
of which: delivered----
Donor-financed purchases----
of which: for local use----
for export----
Estimated Per Caput Consumption (kg/year) 5 5 150 160
     
Cereal supply and utilization indices percentage 
2012 Production compared to average (incl. paddy rice)6595105105
2012/13 Import requirement compared to average961332471
Cereal share of total calorie intake   58
     
Additional Information    
Major foodcropsmaize; pulses; roots; tubers; rice
Lean seasonFebruary-March
Population (000s)16 587
GNI per capita in 2010 (USD) 330

Note: Rice marketing year: January/December or second year shown.

 

Mali

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CEREAL SUPPLY/DEMAND BALANCE FOR THE 2011/12 MARKETING YEAR (November/October)
  Wheat Rice Coarse
Grains
Total
Cereals
Cereal supply and utilization data thousand tonnes 
Previous year production (incl. paddy rice)102 3064 1006 416
Previous five years average production (incl. paddy rice)101 6033 3604 973
Previous year imports1011011122
Previous five years average imports1195918196
2011/12 Domestic Availability 34 1 254 4 072 5 360
2011 Production (incl. paddy rice)341 7424 0025 778
2011 Production (incl. milled rice)341 1844 0025 220
Possible stock drawdown-7070140
2011/12 Utilization 144 1 434 4 084 5 662
Food use1411 0722 7563 969
Non-food use13589771 336
Exports or re-exports24350356
Possible stock build up----
2011/12 Import Requirement 110 180 11 301
Anticipated commercial imports1109011211
of which: received or contracted10181110
Food aid needs-5-5
Current Aid Position    
Food aid pledges214925
of which: delivered22-4
Donor-financed purchases----
of which: for local use----
for export----
Estimated Per Caput Consumption (kg/year) 10 75 192 277
     
Cereal supply and utilization indices percentage 
2011 Production compared to average (incl. paddy rice)338109119116
2011/12 Import requirement compared to average9230562154
Cereal share of total calorie intake   73
     
Additional Information    
Major foodcropsmillet; sorghum; rice; maize
Lean seasonJuly-September
Population (000s)14 356
GNI per capita in 2010 (USD) 600

Note: Rice marketing year: January/December or second year shown.

 

Mauritania

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CEREAL SUPPLY/DEMAND BALANCE FOR THE 2011/12 MARKETING YEAR (November/October)
  Wheat Rice Coarse
Grains
Total
Cereals
Cereal supply and utilization data thousand tonnes 
Previous year production (incl. paddy rice)2134137274
Previous five years average production (incl. paddy rice)180109190
Previous year imports3901204514
Previous five years average imports3551209484
2011/12 Domestic Availability 4 95 68 166
2011 Production (incl. paddy rice)414136181
2011 Production (incl. milled rice)48536124
Possible stock drawdown-103242
2011/12 Utilization 404 195 72 670
Food use29917866542
Non-food use85176108
Exports or re-exports20-121
Possible stock build up----
2011/12 Import Requirement 400 100 4 504
Anticipated commercial imports3701001471
of which: received or contracted18314-197
Food aid needs3010343
Current Aid Position    
Food aid pledges73-10
of which: delivered7--7
Donor-financed purchases----
of which: for local use----
for export----
Estimated Per Caput Consumption (kg/year) 84 50 18 152
     
Cereal supply and utilization indices percentage 
2011 Production compared to average (incl. paddy rice)3501773395
2011/12 Import requirement compared to average1138344104
Cereal share of total calorie intake   54
     
Additional Information    
Major foodcropswheat; rice; millet; sorghum
Lean seasonJuly-September
Population (000s)3 571
GNI per capita in 2010 (USD)1 060

Note: Rice marketing year: January/December or second year shown.

 

Mauritius

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CEREAL SUPPLY/DEMAND BALANCE FOR THE 2012 MARKETING YEAR (January/December)
  Wheat Rice Coarse
Grains
Total
Cereals
Cereal supply and utilization data thousand tonnes 
Previous year production (incl. paddy rice)----
Previous five years average production (incl. paddy rice)----
Previous year imports1408190311
Previous five years average imports1567088314
2012 Domestic Availability 5 12 - 17
2011 Production (incl. paddy rice)----
2011 Production (incl. milled rice)----
Possible stock drawdown512-17
2012 Utilization 165 71 126 362
Food use119714194
Non-food use6-8995
Exports or re-exports40-141
Possible stock build up--3333
2012 Import Requirement 160 59 126 345
Anticipated commercial imports16070126356
of which: received or contracted25-3964
Food aid needs----
Current Aid Position    
Food aid pledges----
of which: delivered----
Donor-financed purchases----
of which: for local use----
for export----
Estimated Per Caput Consumption (kg/year) 91 54 3 148
     
Cereal supply and utilization indices percentage 
2011 Production compared to average (incl. paddy rice)----
2012 Import requirement compared to average10384143110
Cereal share of total calorie intake   45
     
Additional Information    
Major foodcropsvegetables
Lean seasonJanuary-December
Population (000s)1 306
GNI per capita in 2010 (USD)7 740

Note: Rice marketing year: January/December or second year shown.

 

Mozambique

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CEREAL SUPPLY/DEMAND BALANCE FOR THE 2012/13 MARKETING YEAR (April/March)
  Wheat Rice Coarse
Grains
Total
Cereals
Cereal supply and utilization data thousand tonnes 
Previous year production (incl. paddy rice)122712 6402 924
Previous five years average production (incl. paddy rice)82352 3272 570
Previous year imports56034092992
Previous five years average imports410348155913
2012/13 Domestic Availability 57 229 2 359 2 645
2012 Production (incl. paddy rice)123432 0192 374
2012 Production (incl. milled rice)122292 0192 260
Possible stock drawdown45-340385
2012/13 Utilization 517 539 2 529 3 585
Food use5164961 8772 889
Non-food use143562606
Exports or re-exports--9090
Possible stock build up----
2012/13 Import Requirement 460 310 170 940
Anticipated commercial imports400304165869
of which: received or contracted126--126
Food aid needs606571
Current Aid Position    
Food aid pledges----
of which: delivered----
Donor-financed purchases----
of which: for local use----
for export----
Estimated Per Caput Consumption (kg/year) 23 22 83 128
     
Cereal supply and utilization indices percentage 
2012 Production compared to average (incl. paddy rice)1501468792
2012/13 Import requirement compared to average11289110103
Cereal share of total calorie intake   43
     
Additional Information    
Major foodcropsroots; tubers; maize
Lean seasonFebruary-April
Population (000s)22 573
GNI per capita in 2010 (USD) 440

Note: Rice marketing year: January/December or second year shown.

 

Namibia

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CEREAL SUPPLY/DEMAND BALANCE FOR THE 2012/13 MARKETING YEAR (May/April)
  Wheat Rice Coarse
Grains
Total
Cereals
Cereal supply and utilization data thousand tonnes 
Previous year production (incl. paddy rice)16-101117
Previous five years average production (incl. paddy rice)14-107121
Previous year imports701575160
Previous five years average imports6915102186
2012/13 Domestic Availability 15 - 161 176
2012 Production (incl. paddy rice)15-151166
2012 Production (incl. milled rice)15-151166
Possible stock drawdown--1010
2012/13 Utilization 90 15 233 338
Food use8915217321
Non-food use1-1112
Exports or re-exports--55
Possible stock build up----
2012/13 Import Requirement 75 15 72 162
Anticipated commercial imports751572162
of which: received or contracted--1212
Food aid needs----
Current Aid Position    
Food aid pledges----
of which: delivered----
Donor-financed purchases----
of which: for local use----
for export----
Estimated Per Caput Consumption (kg/year) 39 7 95 140
     
Cereal supply and utilization indices percentage 
2012 Production compared to average (incl. paddy rice)104-141137
2012/13 Import requirement compared to average1091007187
Cereal share of total calorie intake   64
     
Additional Information    
Major foodcropsmillet; maize; sorghum; wheat
Lean season 
Population (000s)2 295
GNI per capita in 2010 (USD)4 650

Note: Rice marketing year: January/December or second year shown.

 

Niger

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CEREAL SUPPLY/DEMAND BALANCE FOR THE 2011/12 MARKETING YEAR (November/October)
  Wheat Rice Coarse
Grains
Total
Cereals
Cereal supply and utilization data thousand tonnes 
Previous year production (incl. paddy rice)11015 5165 619
Previous five years average production (incl. paddy rice)7844 2314 322
Previous year imports4524588378
Previous five years average imports4922978356
2011/12 Domestic Availability 1 55 4 143 4 199
2011 Production (incl. paddy rice)1853 5433 628
2011 Production (incl. milled rice)1553 5433 599
Possible stock drawdown--600600
2011/12 Utilization 39 315 4 218 4 572
Food use382983 3753 711
Non-food use114743758
Exports or re-exports--100100
Possible stock build up-3-3
2011/12 Import Requirement 38 260 75 373
Anticipated commercial imports3524565345
of which: received or contracted914-22
Food aid needs3151028
Current Aid Position    
Food aid pledges1020232
of which: delivered101213
Donor-financed purchases----
of which: for local use----
for export----
Estimated Per Caput Consumption (kg/year) 2 18 199 219
     
Cereal supply and utilization indices percentage 
2011 Production compared to average (incl. paddy rice)161018484
2011/12 Import requirement compared to average7811496105
Cereal share of total calorie intake   69
     
Additional Information    
Major foodcropsmillet; sorghum; pulses; roots; tubers
Lean seasonJuly-September
Population (000s)16 940
GNI per capita in 2010 (USD) 360

Note: Rice marketing year: January/December or second year shown.

 

Nigeria

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CEREAL SUPPLY/DEMAND BALANCE FOR THE 2012 MARKETING YEAR (January/December)
  Wheat Rice Coarse
Grains
Total
Cereals
Cereal supply and utilization data thousand tonnes 
Previous year production (incl. paddy rice)534 47322 44926 975
Previous five years average production (incl. paddy rice)553 62821 17824 861
Previous year imports4 0002 5001206 620
Previous five years average imports3 5772 080965 753
2012 Domestic Availability 200 2 700 22 320 25 220
2011 Production (incl. paddy rice)1004 50022 32026 920
2011 Production (incl. milled rice)1002 70022 32025 120
Possible stock drawdown100--100
2012 Utilization 4 000 5 000 22 540 31 540
Food use3 0504 31015 30922 669
Non-food use5006756 8318 006
Exports or re-exports450-400850
Possible stock build up-15-15
2012 Import Requirement 3 800 2 300 220 6 320
Anticipated commercial imports3 8002 5002206 520
of which: received or contracted3 484149333 6661
Food aid needs----
Current Aid Position    
Food aid pledges----
of which: delivered----
Donor-financed purchases----
of which: for local use----
for export----
Estimated Per Caput Consumption (kg/year) 18 26 92 136
     
Cereal supply and utilization indices percentage 
2011 Production compared to average (incl. paddy rice)182124105108
2012 Import requirement compared to average106111229110
Cereal share of total calorie intake   46
     
Additional Information    
Major foodcropsroots; tubers; coarse grains; rice
Lean seasonApril-May
Population (000s)166 645
GNI per capita in 2010 (USD) 1 180

Note: Rice marketing year: January/December or second year shown.

1 Includes 200 000 tonnes of wheat for re-export.

 

Rwanda

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CEREAL SUPPLY/DEMAND BALANCE FOR THE 2012 MARKETING YEAR (January/December)
  Wheat Rice Coarse
Grains
Total
Cereals
Cereal supply and utilization data thousand tonnes 
Previous year production (incl. paddy rice)8695695876
Previous five years average production (incl. paddy rice)6680472618
Previous year imports27302077
Previous five years average imports412799167
2012 Domestic Availability 97 63 420 580
2012 Production (incl. paddy rice)9795380572
2012 Production (incl. milled rice)9763380540
Possible stock drawdown--4040
2012 Utilization 135 96 470 701
Food use12089389598
Non-food use15781103
Exports or re-exports----
Possible stock build up----
2012 Import Requirement 38 33 50 121
Anticipated commercial imports353240107
of which: received or contracted----
Food aid needs311014
Current Aid Position    
Food aid pledges--11
of which: delivered--11
Donor-financed purchases----
of which: for local use----
for export----
Estimated Per Caput Consumption (kg/year) 11 8 36 55
     
Cereal supply and utilization indices percentage 
2012 Production compared to average (incl. paddy rice)1471198193
2012 Import requirement compared to average931225172
Cereal share of total calorie intake   17
     
Additional Information    
Major foodcropsroots; tubers; pulses; plantains; sorghum; maize
Lean seasonNovember-December
Population (000s)10 807
GNI per capita in 2010 (USD) 540

Note: Rice marketing year: January/December or second year shown.

 

Sao Tome and Principe

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CEREAL SUPPLY/DEMAND BALANCE FOR THE 2012 MARKETING YEAR (January/December)
  Wheat Rice Coarse
Grains
Total
Cereals
Cereal supply and utilization data thousand tonnes 
Previous year production (incl. paddy rice)--33
Previous five years average production (incl. paddy rice)--33
Previous year imports97218
Previous five years average imports97218
2012 Domestic Availability - - 3 3
2011 Production (incl. paddy rice)--33
2011 Production (incl. milled rice)--33
Possible stock drawdown----
2012 Utilization 8 7 5 20
Food use57517
Non-food use3--3
Exports or re-exports----
Possible stock build up----
2012 Import Requirement 8 7 2 17
Anticipated commercial imports83213
of which: received or contracted71-8
Food aid needs-4-4
Current Aid Position    
Food aid pledges----
of which: delivered----
Donor-financed purchases----
of which: for local use----
for export----
Estimated Per Caput Consumption (kg/year) 29 40 29 98
     
Cereal supply and utilization indices percentage 
2011 Production compared to average (incl. paddy rice)--100100
2012 Import requirement compared to average8910010094
Cereal share of total calorie intake   33
     
Additional Information    
Major foodcropsbananas; breadfruit; cocoyam
Lean seasonJanuary-December
Population (000s) 174
GNI per capita in 2010 (USD)1 200

Note: Rice marketing year: January/December or second year shown.

 

Senegal

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CEREAL SUPPLY/DEMAND BALANCE FOR THE 2011/12 MARKETING YEAR (November/October)
  Wheat Rice Coarse
Grains
Total
Cereals
Cereal supply and utilization data thousand tonnes 
Previous year production (incl. paddy rice)-6041 1641 768
Previous five years average production (incl. paddy rice)-3841 0541 438
Previous year imports350805721 227
Previous five years average imports379807801 266
2011/12 Domestic Availability - 308 851 1 159
2011 Production (incl. paddy rice)-4396931 133
2011 Production (incl. milled rice)-3086931 001
Possible stock drawdown--158158
2011/12 Utilization 400 1 208 926 2 534
Food use3951 1247312 249
Non-food use544191240
Exports or re-exports-10515
Possible stock build up-30-30
2011/12 Import Requirement 400 900 75 1 375
Anticipated commercial imports400800751 275
of which: received or contracted30016987556
Food aid needs-10-10
Current Aid Position    
Food aid pledges-416
of which: delivered-214
Donor-financed purchases----
of which: for local use----
for export----
Estimated Per Caput Consumption (kg/year) 28 80 52 160
     
Cereal supply and utilization indices percentage 
2011 Production compared to average (incl. paddy rice)-1146679
2011/12 Import requirement compared to average10611294109
Cereal share of total calorie intake   61
     
Additional Information    
Major foodcropsmillet; sorghum; rice; maize; wheat
Lean seasonAugust-September
Population (000s)14 055
GNI per capita in 2010 (USD) 1 050

Note: Rice marketing year: January/December or second year shown.

 

Seychelles

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CEREAL SUPPLY/DEMAND BALANCE FOR THE 2012 MARKETING YEAR (January/December)
  Wheat Rice Coarse
Grains
Total
Cereals
Cereal supply and utilization data thousand tonnes 
Previous year production (incl. paddy rice)----
Previous five years average production (incl. paddy rice)----
Previous year imports26614
Previous five years average imports26614
2013 Domestic Availability - - - -
2012 Production (incl. paddy rice)----
2012 Production (incl. milled rice)----
Possible stock drawdown----
2013 Utilization 2 6 6 14
Food use2619
Non-food use--55
Exports or re-exports----
Possible stock build up----
2013 Import Requirement 2 6 6 14
Anticipated commercial imports25613
of which: received or contracted----
Food aid needs----
Current Aid Position    
Food aid pledges----
of which: delivered----
Donor-financed purchases----
of which: for local use----
for export----
Estimated Per Caput Consumption (kg/year) 24 71 12 107
     
Cereal supply and utilization indices percentage 
2012 Production compared to average (incl. paddy rice)----
2013 Import requirement compared to average100100100100
Cereal share of total calorie intake   34
     
Additional Information    
Major foodcropscoconuts; fruit; vegetables
Lean seasonJanuary-December
Population (000s) 84
GNI per capita in 2010 (USD)9 490

Note: Rice marketing year: January/December or second year shown.

 

Sierra Leone

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CEREAL SUPPLY/DEMAND BALANCE FOR THE 2012 MARKETING YEAR (January/December)
  Wheat Rice Coarse
Grains
Total
Cereals
Cereal supply and utilization data thousand tonnes 
Previous year production (incl. paddy rice)-1 0281391 167
Previous five years average production (incl. paddy rice)-74994843
Previous year imports70909169
Previous five years average imports741108192
2012 Domestic Availability - 710 147 857
2011 Production (incl. paddy rice)-1 1841471 331
2011 Production (incl. milled rice)-710147857
Possible stock drawdown----
2012 Utilization 70 750 156 976
Food use70540127737
Non-food use-21015225
Exports or re-exports----
Possible stock build up--1515
2012 Import Requirement 70 40 9 119
Anticipated commercial imports55396100
of which: received or contracted1211-24
Food aid needs151319
Current Aid Position    
Food aid pledges3216
of which: delivered2--2
Donor-financed purchases----
of which: for local use----
for export----
Estimated Per Caput Consumption (kg/year) 10 80 19 109
     
Cereal supply and utilization indices percentage 
2011 Production compared to average (incl. paddy rice)-158157158
2012 Import requirement compared to average953611362
Cereal share of total calorie intake   54
     
Additional Information    
Major foodcropsrice; roots; tubers
Lean seasonJuly-August
Population (000s)6 774
GNI per capita in 2010 (USD) 340

Note: Rice marketing year: January/December or second year shown.

 

Somalia

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CEREAL SUPPLY/DEMAND BALANCE FOR THE 2012/13 MARKETING YEAR (August/July)
  Wheat Rice Coarse
Grains
Total
Cereals
Cereal supply and utilization data thousand tonnes 
Previous year production (incl. paddy rice)-2256258
Previous five years average production (incl. paddy rice)-2241243
Previous year imports60180265505
Previous five years average imports65160252477
2012/13 Domestic Availability - 6 240 246
2012 Production (incl. paddy rice)-2230232
2012 Production (incl. milled rice)-1230231
Possible stock drawdown-51015
2012/13 Utilization 60 196 530 786
Food use55190499744
Non-food use563142
Exports or re-exports----
Possible stock build up----
2012/13 Import Requirement 60 190 290 540
Anticipated commercial imports5019020260
of which: received or contracted----
Food aid needs10-270280
Current Aid Position    
Food aid pledges----
of which: delivered----
Donor-financed purchases----
of which: for local use----
for export----
Estimated Per Caput Consumption (kg/year) 6 19 51 76
     
Cereal supply and utilization indices percentage 
2012 Production compared to average (incl. paddy rice)-1009595
2012/13 Import requirement compared to average92119115113
Cereal share of total calorie intake   34
     
Additional Information    
Major foodcropsmaize; sorghum; sesame
Lean seasonJune-August
Population (000s)9 857
GNI per capita in 2010 (USD)n.a.

Note: Rice marketing year: January/December or second year shown.

 

South Africa

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CEREAL SUPPLY/DEMAND BALANCE FOR THE 2012/13 MARKETING YEAR (May/April)
  Wheat Rice Coarse
Grains
Total
Cereals
Cereal supply and utilization data thousand tonnes 
Previous year production2 013311 46413 480
Previous five years average production1 899311 85513 757
Previous year imports1 4009005482 848
Previous five years average imports1 3758704472 692
2012/13 Domestic Availability 1 821 2 13 449 15 272
2012 Production (rice in paddy terms)1 771312 64414 418
2012 Production (rice in milled terms)1 771212 64414 417
Possible stock drawdown50-805855
2012/13 Utilization 3 321 952 13 610 17 883
Food use2 8958724 7868 553
Non-food use226506 5146 790
Exports or re-exports200-2 3102 510
Possible stock build up-30-30
2012/13 Import Requirement 1 500 950 161 2 611
Anticipated commercial imports----
of which: received or contracted1 5832111261 920
Food aid needs----
Current Aid Position    
Food aid pledges----
of which: delivered----
Donor-financed purchases----
of which: for local use----
for export----
Estimated Per Caput Consumption (kg/year) 56 17 93 166
     
Cereal supply and utilization indices percentage 
2012 production compared to average (rice paddy terms)93100107105
2004/05 Import requirement compared to average1091093697
Cereal share of total calorie intake   54
     
Additional Information    
Major foodcropsMaize, wheat
Lean seasonFebruary-April
Population (000s)51 460
GNI per capita in 2010 (USD) 6 100   

Note: Rice marketing year: January/December or second year shown.

 

Sudan

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CEREAL SUPPLY/DEMAND BALANCE FOR THE 2011/12 MARKETING YEAR (November/October)
  Wheat Rice Coarse
Grains
Total
Cereals
Cereal supply and utilization data thousand tonnes 
Previous year production (incl. paddy rice)291325 3155 638
Previous five years average production (incl. paddy rice)518334 7675 318
Previous year imports1 752203122 084
Previous five years average imports1 534313621 927
2011/12 Domestic Availability 674 24 2 962 3 660
2011 Production (incl. paddy rice)324342 3122 670
2011 Production (incl. milled rice)324242 3122 660
Possible stock drawdown350-6501 000
2011/12 Utilization 2 524 44 3 932 6 500
Food use2 492433 6726 207
Non-food use321260293
Exports or re-exports----
Possible stock build up----
2011/12 Import Requirement 1 850 20 970 2 840
Anticipated commercial imports1 800205702 390
of which: received or contracted1 52951661 699
Food aid needs50-400450
Current Aid Position    
Food aid pledges24-111136
of which: delivered24-108132
Donor-financed purchases--44
of which: for local use--44
for export----
Estimated Per Caput Consumption (kg/year) 57 1 83 141
     
Cereal supply and utilization indices percentage 
2011 Production compared to average (incl. paddy rice)631034950
2011/12 Import requirement compared to average12165268147
Cereal share of total calorie intake   56
     
Additional Information    
Major foodcropssorghum; millet;wheat; roots; tubers; oils
Lean seasonSeptember-October
Population (000s)44 104
GNI per capita in 2010 (USD) 1 270

Note: Rice marketing year: January/December or second year shown.

 

Swaziland

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CEREAL SUPPLY/DEMAND BALANCE FOR THE 2012/13 MARKETING YEAR (May/April)
  Wheat Rice Coarse
Grains
Total
Cereals
Cereal supply and utilization data thousand tonnes 
Previous year production (incl. paddy rice)--8585
Previous five years average production (incl. paddy rice)--6868
Previous year imports421872132
Previous five years average imports371886141
2012/13 Domestic Availability - - 77 77
2012 Production (incl. paddy rice)--7777
2012 Production (incl. milled rice)--7777
Possible stock drawdown----
2012/13 Utilization 42 18 152 212
Food use4218119179
Non-food use--3333
Exports or re-exports----
Possible stock build up----
2012/13 Import Requirement 42 18 75 135
Anticipated commercial imports421870130
of which: received or contracted--2626
Food aid needs--55
Current Aid Position    
Food aid pledges----
of which: delivered----
Donor-financed purchases----
of which: for local use----
for export----
Estimated Per Caput Consumption (kg/year) 34 15 96 145
     
Cereal supply and utilization indices percentage 
2012 Production compared to average (incl. paddy rice)--113113
2012/13 Import requirement compared to average1141008796
Cereal share of total calorie intake   44
     
Additional Information    
Major foodcropsmaize
Lean seasonFebruary-April
Population (000s)1 237
GNI per capita in 2010 (USD)2 600

Note: Rice marketing year: January/December or second year shown.

 

Tanzania, United Republic of

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CEREAL SUPPLY/DEMAND BALANCE FOR THE 2012/13 MARKETING YEAR (June/May)
  Wheat Rice Coarse
Grains
Total
Cereals
Cereal supply and utilization data thousand tonnes 
Previous year production (incl. paddy rice)851 4614 7426 288
Previous five years average production (incl. paddy rice)841 4374 7666 287
Previous year imports61310061773
Previous five years average imports6596849776
2012/13 Domestic Availability 85 977 4 949 6 011
2012 Production (incl. paddy rice)851 5004 8946 479
2012 Production (incl. milled rice)859754 8945 954
Possible stock drawdown-25557
2012/13 Utilization 775 1 077 4 989 6 841
Food use7278914 1515 769
Non-food use91858381 031
Exports or re-exports101-11
Possible stock build up30--30
2012/13 Import Requirement 690 100 40 830
Anticipated commercial imports69010020810
of which: received or contracted----
Food aid needs--2020
Current Aid Position    
Food aid pledges----
of which: delivered----
Donor-financed purchases----
of which: for local use----
for export----
Estimated Per Caput Consumption (kg/year) 15 19 87 121
     
Cereal supply and utilization indices percentage 
2012 Production compared to average (incl. paddy rice)101104103103
2012/13 Import requirement compared to average10514782107
Cereal share of total calorie intake   51
     
Additional Information    
Major foodcropsmaize; roots; tubers; sorghum; pulses; plantains; rice
Lean seasonFebruary-April
Population (000s)47 759
GNI per capita in 2010 (USD) 530

Note: Rice marketing year: January/December or second year shown.

 

Togo

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CEREAL SUPPLY/DEMAND BALANCE FOR THE 2012 MARKETING YEAR (January/December)
  Wheat Rice Coarse
Grains
Total
Cereals
Cereal supply and utilization data thousand tonnes 
Previous year production (incl. paddy rice)-1109361 046
Previous five years average production (incl. paddy rice)-95861956
Previous year imports701706246
Previous five years average imports701074181
2012 Domestic Availability 5 86 946 1 037
2011 Production (incl. paddy rice)-1129461 058
2011 Production (incl. milled rice)-769461 022
Possible stock drawdown510-15
2012 Utilization 75 236 952 1 263
Food use63220631914
Non-food use216241259
Exports or re-exports1018091
Possible stock build up----
2012 Import Requirement 70 150 6 226
Anticipated commercial imports701505225
of which: received or contracted2729-56
Food aid needs--11
Current Aid Position    
Food aid pledges----
of which: delivered----
Donor-financed purchases----
of which: for local use----
for export----
Estimated Per Caput Consumption (kg/year) 8 29 84 121
     
Cereal supply and utilization indices percentage 
2011 Production compared to average (incl. paddy rice)-118110111
2012 Import requirement compared to average100140138125
Cereal share of total calorie intake   47
     
Additional Information    
Major foodcropsroots; tubers; coarse grains; fruit
Lean seasonApril-July
Population (000s)7 546
GNI per capita in 2010 (USD) 440

Note: Rice marketing year: January/December or second year shown.

 

Uganda

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CEREAL SUPPLY/DEMAND BALANCE FOR THE 2012 MARKETING YEAR (January/December)
  Wheat Rice Coarse
Grains
Total
Cereals
Cereal supply and utilization data thousand tonnes 
Previous year production (incl. paddy rice)222002 7232 945
Previous five years average production (incl. paddy rice)201742 5392 733
Previous year imports3207012402
Previous five years average imports3476932448
2012 Domestic Availability 30 147 2 649 2 826
2011 Production (incl. paddy rice)202202 6002 840
2011 Production (incl. milled rice)201472 6002 767
Possible stock drawdown10-4959
2012 Utilization 380 227 2 670 3 277
Food use3781711 7512 300
Non-food use216869887
Exports or re-exports-405090
Possible stock build up----
2012 Import Requirement 350 80 21 451
Anticipated commercial imports3308021431
of which: received or contracted4012162
Food aid needs20--20
Current Aid Position    
Food aid pledges--44
of which: delivered----
Donor-financed purchases----
of which: for local use----
for export----
Estimated Per Caput Consumption (kg/year) 11 5 50 66
     
Cereal supply and utilization indices percentage 
2011 Production compared to average (incl. paddy rice)100126102104
2012 Import requirement compared to average10111666101
Cereal share of total calorie intake   21
     
Additional Information    
Major foodcropsroots; tubers; plantains; pulses; maize; millet; sorghum
Lean seasonApril-May
Population (000s)34 916
GNI per capita in 2010 (USD) 490

Note: Rice marketing year: January/December or second year shown.

 

Zambia

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CEREAL SUPPLY/DEMAND BALANCE FOR THE 2012/13 MARKETING YEAR (May/April)
  Wheat Rice Coarse
Grains
Total
Cereals
Cereal supply and utilization data thousand tonnes 
Previous year production (incl. paddy rice)237493 0793 365
Previous five years average production (incl. paddy rice)181382 1632 382
Previous year imports2917147
Previous five years average imports19163166
2012/13 Domestic Availability 254 30 2 899 3 183
2012 Production (rice in paddy terms)254452 8993 198
2012 Production (rice in milled terms)254302 8993 183
Possible stock drawdown----
2012/13 Utilization 260 52 2 900 3 212
Food use200511 3441 594
Non-food use151556572
Exports or re-exports30-9801 010
Possible stock build up15-2035
2012/13 Import Requirement 6 22 1 29
Anticipated commercial imports55111
of which: received or contracted4--4
Food aid needs1--1
Current Aid Position    
Food aid pledges----
of which: delivered----
Donor-financed purchases----
of which: for local use----
for export----
Estimated Per Caput Consumption (kg/year) 14 4 97 115
     
Cereal supply and utilization indices percentage 
2012 production compared to average (incl. paddy rice)140119134134
2012/13 Import requirement compared to average32138344
Cereal share of total calorie intake   65
     
Additional Information    
Major foodcropsmaize; roots; tubers
Lean seasonMarch-May
Population (000s)13 925
GNI per capita in 2010 (USD) 1 070

Note: Rice marketing year: January/December or second year shown.

 

Zimbabwe

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CEREAL SUPPLY/DEMAND BALANCE FOR THE 2012/13 MARKETING YEAR (April/March)
  Wheat Rice Coarse
Grains
Total
Cereals
Cereal supply and utilization data thousand tonnes 
Previous year production (incl. paddy rice)23-1 6431 666
Previous five years average production (incl. paddy rice)56-1 3421 398
Previous year imports15528455638
Previous five years average imports17526475676
2012/13 Domestic Availability 20 - 1 447 1 467
2012 Production (incl. paddy rice)20-1 1121 132
2012 Production (incl. milled rice)20-1 1121 132
Possible stock drawdown--335335
2012/13 Utilization 185 30 1 867 2 082
Food use180301 5761 787
Non-food use5-291296
Exports or re-exports----
Possible stock build up----
2012/13 Import Requirement 165 30 420 615
Anticipated commercial imports13030400560
of which: received or contracted42--42
Food aid needs35-2055
Current Aid Position    
Food aid pledges----
of which: delivered----
Donor-financed purchases----
of which: for local use----
for export----
Estimated Per Caput Consumption (kg/year) 15 3 131 148
     
Cereal supply and utilization indices percentage 
2012 Production compared to average (incl. paddy rice)36-8381
2012/13 Import requirement compared to average941158891
Cereal share of total calorie intake   58
     
Additional Information    
Major foodcropsmaize; wheat; millet; sorghum
Lean seasonFebruary-April
Population (000s)12 039
GNI per capita in 2010 (USD) 460

Note: Rice marketing year: January/December or second year shown.

 

Terminology

 

 

"Utilization": All elements of utilisation for wheat and coarse grains are expressed in grain equivalent. For rice, all elements are expressed in milled form. Non-food use includes post-harvest losses, seed use, feed use, industrial use for all cereals.
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