30.11.2012 - FAO raises 2012 global paddy production forecast to 729 mn tons
The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) has raised its July forecast of global paddy production in 2012 by 4.2 million tons to 729 million tons (486 million tons, milled) because of the progression in the crop. Prospects have improved especially for India, but also Egypt, the Democratic Republic of Korea, the Philippines, the United States and Vietnam, while they worsened in Myanmar, Colombia and Senegal...............................................Full Article: Source
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