FAO/GIEWS: Food supply situation and crop prospects in sub-Saha

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Table 7: Cereal Food Aid Pledges to Sub-Saharan Africa for 1995/96 or 1996 and Triangular Transactions/Local Purchases known to FAO as late September 1996 (in thousand tons).

Donor Wheat Rice Coarse grains Total cereals Of which: triangular Local purchases
Australia 29.5 - 2.5 32.0 2.4 -
Canada 118.2 - 16.1 134.3 6.6 13.7
China - 5.0 - 5.0 - 0.3







EC 197.0 78.9 340.7 616.6 184.6 213.5
of which:





Community action 97.6 66.4 243.6 407.6 164.4 170.4
National action 99.4 12.5 97.1 209.0 20.2 43.1
Austria - - - - - 3.6
Belgium-Lux. 12.2 2.7 14.5 29.4 2.0 3.5
France 52.7 - 40.3 93.0 12.7 4.7
Germany 6.7 2.0 17.1 25.8 - 9.5
Greece 1.3 - - 1.3 - -
Italy 23.0 7.8 0.2 31.0 0.5 4.7
Netherlands - - - - - 4.3
United Kingdom 3.5 - 25.0 28.5 5.0 12.8







India 1.0 - - 1.0 - -
Japan 21.2 40.2 17.6 79.0 4.0 5.5







NGOs 12.7 0.0 3.1 15.8 - 6.6
CAR - - - - - 0.8
CCC 9.1 - 0.8 9.9 - -
Unspecified 3.6 - 2.3 5.9 - 5.8







Switzerland - - 1.6 1.6 - -
Thailand - 0.8 - 0.8 - -
United States 260.8 76.8 211.8 549.4 - -
World Food Programme 326.6 41.0 937.8 1 305.4 163.3 114.2







TOTAL 967.0 242.7 1 531.2 2 740.9 360.9 353.7

Note: Totals computed from unrounded data

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