Report: China’s Grain Output Expected to Stay Stable

China’s grain output is expected to remain stable this year, according to an article on Xinhua.net.

The total sown area of rice, wheat and corn will stay around 95.87 million hectares, while that for soybeans is expected to increase by about 666,666 hectares, according to the report released at the 2019 China Agricultural Outlook Conference sponsored by the Agricultural Information Institute under the Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences.

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The report forecast farm produce prices to keep steady overall, but predicted greater risks of market fluctuations for certain types of products, including pork.

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