03 Apr 2013

China’s grain production increased in 2012

The data from National Statistical Bureau of China showed that in 2012, grain crop production of China was 589.57 million Mt and it increased 3.2% over that in 2011. In all the increase of grain crops, rice increased 1.6%, wheat increased 2.7% and maize increased 8%.
The production of some other crops also increased in 2012 compare with 2011. These crops include cotton (+3.8%), oil crops (+5.1%), sugar crops (+7.8%), tobacco (+11.5%) and tea (+8.0%). All of the yield increases brought with the increase of commercial fertilizers in the country.

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