Japan is being the top country by maize in the world. As of 2013, maize in Japan was 4.75 million 1000 US$ that accounts for 11.81 % of the world's maize. The top 5 countries (others are Republic of Korea, China, Mexico, and Egypt) account for 33.76 % of it. The world's total maize was estimated at 40.3 million 1000 US$ in 2013.
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.