Rapeseed World Production 2017/2018

June 2017

This month the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) estimates that the World Rapeseed Production 2017/2018 will be 72.58 million metric tons, around 0.2 million tons less than the previous month's projection.

Rapeseed Production last year (*) was 69.05 million tons. This year's 72.58 estimated million tons could represent an increase of 3.52 million tons or a 5.10% in rapeseed production around the globe.

Rapeseed Production by Country

(Values in Metric Tons)

European Union: 21,100,000

Canada: 21,000,000

China: 13,100,000

India: 7,200,000

Australia: 3,700,000

Ukraine: 2,100,000

United States: 1,469,000

Russia: 1,000,000

Iran: 340,000

Belarus: 300,000

Bangladesh: 230,000

Kazakhstan: 225,000

Chile: 220,000

Pakistan: 190,000

Paraguay: 80,000

Ethiopia: 70,000

Switzerland: 69,000

Turkey: 60,000

Argentina: 60,000

Moldova: 40,000

Norway: 11,000

Mexico: 5,000

Japan: 4,000

Korea, South: 1,000

Morocco: 1,000


Next Update will be July 12, 2017.