Japan is the top country by maize imports quantity in the world. As of 2013, maize imports quantity in Japan was 14.4 million tonnes that accounts for 11.60 % of the world's maize imports quantity. The top 5 countries (others are Republic of Korea, China, Mexico, and Egypt) account for 34.94 % of it. The world's total maize imports quantity was estimated at 124 million tonnes in 2013.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.