South Korea set to use more rice, wheat, corn in animal feeds

South Korea set to use more rice, wheat, corn in animal feeds

Country's compound feed production down from previous year

Demand for feed-grade corn in South Korea has fallen, along with reduced output of livestock feed, according to the USDA Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS). Its recent GAIN report indicates total compound feed production in South Korea was around 18.9 million metric tons (mmt) for the year to September 2017, which compares with almost 19.4 mmt for the same period the previous year.