Corn production share worldwide by country 2017/18

Distribution of global corn production in 2017/18, by country*

by M. Shahbandeh, last edited Oct 26, 2018
Corn production share worldwide by country 2017/18 This statistic shows the distribution of the total corn production worldwide in 2017/18, broken down by country. According to the report, the United States was responsible for over a third of the world's corn production that year. Most of the U.S. production is attributable to the Corn Belt, which is located in the Midwest of the United States. Since the 1850s, corn has been the predominant crop in this area.
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Distribution of global corn production in 2017/18, by country*

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Production share
United States 35.87%
China 20.87%
Brazil 7.93%
European Union 6.02%
Argentina 3.09%
India 2.78%
Mexico 2.65%
Ukraine 2.33%
Canada 1.36%
South Africa 1.31%
Russia 1.28%
Indonesia 1.1%
Nigeria 1.06%
Philippines 0.77%
Ethiopia 0.68%
Serbia 0.39%
Others 10.5%
Production share
United States 35.87%
China 20.87%
Brazil 7.93%
European Union 6.02%
Argentina 3.09%
India 2.78%
Mexico 2.65%
Ukraine 2.33%
Canada 1.36%
South Africa 1.31%
Russia 1.28%
Indonesia 1.1%
Nigeria 1.06%
Philippines 0.77%
Ethiopia 0.68%
Serbia 0.39%
Others 10.5%
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by M. Shahbandeh, last edited Oct 26, 2018
This statistic shows the distribution of the total corn production worldwide in 2017/18, broken down by country. According to the report, the United States was responsible for over a third of the world's corn production that year. Most of the U.S. production is attributable to the Corn Belt, which is located in the Midwest of the United States. Since the 1850s, corn has been the predominant crop in this area.
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