China Grain and Rice Production

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

29 Aug 2018

GN-2018-169 China crop rice output down

According to local reports citing the National Bureau of Statistics, China produced 28.59 million tons of early crop rice in 2018, down by 4.3% year, 1.28 million tons lower than 2017. But the yield per hectare is 157kg higher than 2017 by 5967k... more

12 Oct 2017

GN-2017-279 Russia: China to sign protocol on export of Russian grain, oil crops to China

It has been reported on 9th October that technical consultations took place between Russia's Rosselkhoznadzor and China's General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine (AQSIQ) on issues related to grain exports from Ru... more

30 Aug 2017

GN-2017-238 China's early rice yield reduced

China's early rice yield reduced According to official data, China produced less rice in the first harvest period of the year compared to 2016 due to decreases in planting area and yield. The National Bureau of Statistics stated yester... more