Argentine Peanut Campaign 2017/18: The production "in box" would fall 19.3% compared to the historical average of the last 8 campaigns.
With an advance of harvest of 87% in the zone manisera, integrated by the provinces of Córdoba, San Luis, La Pampa and Buenos Aires, the production is 842,600 Tns. in cash and 536,400 Tns. in grain.
In Córdoba, which accounts for 91% of the total area, in box production is at 752,200 tons, 36% below the previous year, while grain production is 485,800 tons, 41% less than the last Campaign.
The total production of peanuts in Argentina, considering the four provinces involved, is 842,600 Tons. of peanuts in box and 536,400 Tns. of peanuts in grain. In both cases it is lower than that obtained in the 2016/17 campaign, due to the lower cash yield, which is 42% lower than the previous year. Analyzing by province, this value is: 31.5 qq / ha for Buenos Aires, 35 qq / ha for La Pampa, 24.3 qq / ha for San Luis and 22.9 qq / ha for Córdoba.