Informa Economics refines the estimate of global corn production

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Informa Economics Agency has slightly increased the estimate of global gross harvest of corn for the current season from 985.8 million tons to 986.2 million tons. In 2013/2014 season, there was 989.4 million tons of corn collected globally.

United States, the world’s largest producer and exporter of corn, produced 361.1 million tons (previous estimate — 361.1million tons, last season — 351.3 million tons). In China, corn yield was 215.5 (215.5 and 218.5) million tons, in the EU — 74.2 (74.0 and 64.3) million tons, in Brazil — 72.4 (72.8 and 79.9) million tons, in Ukraine — 28.5 (28.0 and 30.9) million tons, in Argentina — 23.5 (23.0 and 26.0) million tons, in Mexico — 23.2 (23.0 and 22.9) million tons.