FAO/GIEWS - Food Outlook No.5, November 1998 - Appendix tables

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Table A.12 – UNITED STATES: CEREALS AND SOYBEANS
PRODUCTION FORECAST FOR 1998


1996 1997 1998 Change 1998 over 1997

( . . . . . million tonnes . . . ) ( percentage )
Wheat 62.1 68.8 69.6 1.2
of which: winter (40.2) (51.2) (51.4) 0.4
Coarse grains 267.8 265.6 271.5 2.2
of which: maize (236.1) (237.9) (247.5) 4.0
Rice (paddy) 7.8 8.1 8.2 1.5
Soybeans 64.8 73.6 75.4 2.5

SOURCE: USDA: Crop production, 9 October 1998.

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