Japan is the top country by maize imports quantity in the world. As of 2016, maize imports quantity in Japan was 15.3 million tonnes that accounts for 10.33 % of the world's maize imports quantity. The top 5 countries (others are Mexico, Republic of Korea, Viet Nam, and Spain) account for 35.91 % of it. The world's total maize imports quantity was estimated at 148 million tonnes in 2016.The description is composed by Yodatai, our digital data assistant. Have a question? Ask Yodatai ›
Zea mays Corn, Indian corn, mealies. A grain with a high germ content. At the national level, hybrid and ordinary maize should be reported separately owing to widely different yields and uses. Used largely for animal feed and commercial starch production.