Egypt is the top country by wheat imports in the world. As of 2013, wheat imports in Egypt was 2.72 million thousand US dollars that accounts for 5.05 % of the world's wheat imports. The top 5 countries (others are Indonesia, Brazil, China, and Japan) account for 22.70 % of it. The world's total wheat imports was estimated at 53.8 million thousand US dollars in 2013.The description is composed by Yodatai, our digital data assistant. Have a question? Ask Yodatai ›
Triticum spp.: common (T. aestivum) durum (T. durum) spelt (T. spelta). Common and durum wheat are the main types. Among common wheat, the main varieties are spring and winter, hard and soft, and red and white. At the national level, different varieties should be reported separately, reflecting their different uses. Used mainly for human food.