September 15, 2003

 

 

China's Corn and Soybean Output: Update 

 

China's corn output this year is expected to reach 116 million tons this year, down four percent from 2002.

 

Soybean output, however is set to increase two percent to 16.83 million tons this year. This despite a fall of nine percent in soybean output in Heilongjian Province to 5.04 million tons.