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

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Table A.14 - AUSTRALIA: CEREAL PRODUCTION FOR 1998


1996 1997 1998 Change 1998
over 1997

( . . . thousand tonnes . . . ) (percentage)
Wheat 23 700 19 417 21 855 12.6
Oats 1 700 1 580 1 250 -20.9
Barley 6 800 6 400 5 400 -15.6
Sorghum 1 555 1 210 1 070 -11.6
Maize 317 370 340 -8.1
Triticale 720 410 460 12.2
Rice (paddy) 951 1 380 1 340 -2.9

SOURCE: Australian Bureau of Statistics, 20 October 1998.

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