- FAO GIEWS Country Brief, 12 Feb 2015
- Report of the Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the DPRK, Marzuki Darusman (A/HRC/26/43) (Advance Edited Version)
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World cereal production in 2007 is forecast by FAO to increase some 4 percent to a record 2 082 million tonnes. The bulk of the increase is expected in maize, with a bumper crop already being gathered in South America, and a sharp increase in plantings expected in the United States. A significant rise in wheat output is also foreseen, with a recovery in some major exporting countries' crops after weather problems last year.
Another good cereal crop likely in 2007 in the group of Low-Income Food-Deficit countries (LIFDCs).