News

Grain harvest in EU and UK in 2024 will be less than in 2023

Wheat
France
United Kingdom
Published Dec 27, 2023

Tridge summary

The EU and UK grain harvest in 2024 is forecast to be 281.7 million tons, which is 5.4 million tons less than in 2023, with a decline in wheat production and an increase in barley and rapeseed production. The decrease in grain harvest is attributed to reduced area under winter crops in several countries, while Spain is expected to increase production significantly. The forecast for corn production in 2024 is 57.1 million tons, down from 61.6 million tons in 2023.
Disclaimer: The above summary was generated by Tridge's proprietary AI model for informational purposes.

Original content

In 2024, the grain harvest in the EU and the UK will amount to 281.7 million tons, 5.4 million tons less than in 2023, according to the forecast of the European Association of Agricultural Traders COCERAL. Wheat production, excluding durum, is forecast to decline to 134.2 million tons from 139.5 million tons in 2023. COCERAL reports that autumn and rains have reduced the area under winter crops in France, Germany, the UK, the Baltic states and Poland. At the same time, Spain is expected to increase production significantly in 2023. The forecast of barley harvest in the EU and the UK in 2024 is 56.1 mln tons. In 2023, barley was harvested at 54.1 mln tons. In Denmark, Finland and Spain, the barley harvest will be higher than in 2023, according to COCERAL. The preliminary ...
By clicking “Accept Cookies,” I agree to provide cookies for statistical and personalized preference purposes. To learn more about our cookies, please read our Privacy Policy.