China Grain and Rice Production

30 Aug 2022

GN-2022-186 China – Early rice production increases

The sowing area of early-season rice in China is "stable while increasing" and rice output has maintained growth, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said on 26 August, estimating that the total output of early-season rice in 2022 will reach... more

24 Feb 2022

GN-2022-033 China aims to hike soybean output for food security

China will take multiple measures this year to increase the output of soybeans and other oilseeds, such as improving subsidies for farmers, actively guiding farmers in Northeast China - a main production base - to plant more soybeans, and promot... more

01 Nov 2021

GN-2021-235 China's grain output to hit new record in 2021

Oct 25, 2021 China's grain output in 2021 will set a new record by exceeding 650 billion tons for the seventh year in a row, an official of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs said last week. It is expected that the autumn gr... more

21 Apr 2020

GN-2020-119 China - update on grain situation

China's overall outlook in domestic grain yields is positive, Liu Lihua, the Vice Director of Planting Management Bureau of MARA, said during Sunday's press conference. According to Liu, more than 190 million mu of land has been sowed in th... more

03 Jul 2019

GN-2019-148 China - 7th consecutive year of grain harvest over 600 million MT in 2019

Yesterday, Mr.Yu XinRong, the Vice Minister of Ministry of Agriculture said that China expects a record grain output of over 600 million MT in 2019 for the 7th consecutive year. China is expected to see a bumper harvest for summer crops thi... more