FAO/GIEWS - Food Outlook March/April 19971

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Table A.4 - UNITED STATES: CEREALS AND SOYBEANS - PRODUCTION ESTIMATES FOR 1996


1994 1995 1996 Change 1996 over 1995

( . . . . . . . . million tons . . . . . . . ) (percentage)
Wheat 63.2 59.4 62.1 + 4.5
of which: winter (45.2) (42.0) (40.2) (- 4.3)
Coarse grains 285.3 209.6 267.8 + 27.8
of which: maize (256.6) (187.3) (236.1) (+ 26.0)
Rice (paddy) 9.0 7.9 7.8 - 1.5
Soybeans 68.5 59.2 64.8 + 9.4

SOURCE: USDA: Crop Production, 9 January 1997.

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