FAO/GIEWS - Food Outlook May/June 1997 Appendix Table A.3 a)

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Table A.3 a) - WORLD EXPORTS OF CEREALS


Wheat (July/June) 1/ Coarse Grains (July/June)

1995/96 1996/97
estim.
1997/98
f'cast
1995/96 1996/97
estim.
1997/98
f'cast

( . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . million tons . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . )
ASIA 3.7 3.3 2.3 1.8 2.6 3.5
China 2/ - - - - 1.0 1.7
India 1.5 0.6 0.1 - - -
Indonesia - - - - - -
Japan 0.3 0.3 0.3 - - -
Korea, D. P. R. - - - - - -
Myanmar - - - 0.1 0.1 0.1
Pakistan - 0.1 - - - -
Saudi Arabia 0.4 - - - - -
Thailand - - - 0.2 0.2 0.2
Turkey 0.9 0.9 0.9 0.7 0.6 0.8
Viet Nam - - - 0.2 0.2 0.2
AFRICA 0.1 0.2 0.2 2.2 3.8 2.5
Egypt - - - - - -
South Africa 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.5 1.8 1.0
Sudan - - - 0.2 0.6 0.3
Zimbabwe - - 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.1
CENTRAL AMERICA 0.4 0.1 0.1 - - -
SOUTH AMERICA 4.4 10.4 8.6 6.6 7.0 8.2
Argentina 4.3 10.3 8.5 6.2 6.5 7.7
Suriname - - - - - -
Uruguay - - - 0.1 0.1 0.1
NORTH AMERICA 50.8 43.5 47.5 70.0 58.3 57.5
Canada 17.2 17.0 20.0 3.6 5.5 5.5
United States 33.6 26.5 27.5 66.4 52.8 52.0
EUROPE 18.5 17.3 18.4 6.6 9.9 9.6
EC 3/ 12.2 16.0 16.0 4.3 8.1 7.7
Hungary 2.3 1.0 1.8 0.3 0.7 0.7
Poland 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.3 0.3
Romania 2.0 0.1 0.2 1.0 0.5 0.5
CIS 4/ 0.2 1.0 1.4 0.9 0.3 1.0
OCEANIA 12.1 17.0 14.5 3.7 4.0 3.7
Australia 12.1 17.0 14.5 3.7 4.0 3.6
WORLD 90.3 92.8 93.0 91.9 86.0 86.0
Developing countries 8.3 13.6 10.8 10.2 11.7 13.2
Developed countries 82.0 79.2 82.2 81.8 74.3 72.8

SOURCE: FAO
Note: Totals computed from unrounded data.
1/ Including wheat flour in wheat grain equivalent, but excluding semolina.
2/ Including Taiwan Province.
3/ Excluding trade between the fifteen EC member countries.
4/ Commonwealth of Independent States; excluding intratrade.
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