World Sorghum Production 2017/2018

June 2017

This month the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) estimates that the World Sorghum Production 2017/2018 will be 59.34 million metric tons.

Sorghum Production last year (*) was 63.08 million tons. This year's 59.34 estimated million tons could represent a decrease of 3.74 million tons or a -5.93% in sorghum production around the globe.

Sorghum Production by Country

(Values in Metric Tons)

United States: 8,408,000

Nigeria: 6,550,000

Mexico: 6,000,000

India: 4,500,000

Sudan: 4,500,000

China: 3,850,000

Ethiopia: 3,765,000

Argentina: 3,500,000

Australia: 1,900,000

Burkina: 1,800,000

Niger: 1,700,000

Brazil: 1,600,000

Mali: 1,300,000

Cameroon: 1,150,000

Chad: 900,000

Tanzania: 800,000

Egypt: 750,000

European Union: 700,000

South Sudan: 600,000

Bolivia: 575,000

Uganda: 340,000

Togo: 300,000

Ghana: 280,000

Saudi Arabia: 265,000

Uruguay: 260,000

Ukraine: 250,000

Mozambique: 240,000

Yemen: 220,000

Iraq: 190,000

El Salvador: 150,000

Kenya: 150,000

Rwanda: 145,000

Eritrea: 140,000

Pakistan: 130,000

Somalia: 130,000

South Africa: 125,000

Benin: 110,000

Senegal: 100,000

Nicaragua: 100,000

Paraguay: 90,000

Haiti: 90,000

Mauritania: 70,000

Zimbabwe: 70,000

Venezuela: 70,000

Thailand: 50,000

Cote d'Ivoire: 50,000

Guatemala: 45,000

Guinea: 45,000

Honduras: 40,000

Burundi: 35,000

Botswana: 30,000

Gambia, The: 30,000

Sierra Leone: 30,000

Central African Republic: 25,000

Guinea-Bissau: 20,000

Iran: 20,000

Zambia: 15,000

Colombia: 11,000

Ecuador: 10,000

Congo (Kinshasa): 7,000

Lesotho: 7,000

Morocco: 5,000

Taiwan: 2,000

Swaziland: 1,000

Peru: 1,000

Dominican Republic: 1,000


Next Update will be July 12, 2017.