E.U. cereal production in 2019-20 is expected to recover from last year’s low with increases anticipated in wheat, barley and corn, according to the E.U. agricultural markets short-term outlook report. Total production is expected to reach 311 million tonnes if good weather conditions continue until the end of harvest. Wheat production should increase by 11% to 142 million tonnes, while… Read more »
FAO’s latest forecast for world cereal production in 2012 has been revised upward by 4 million tonnes since the February figure to 2 306 million tonnes (including rice in milled terms), but still about 2 percent down from the previous year’s record. The latest revision largely reflects upward adjustments for rice as the 2012 secondary crop harvests in some countries are still ongoing or have just been completed.