OECD-FAO Agricultural Outlook 2017-2026

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Key messages

  • Over the ten-year outlook period, demand is projected to grow more slowly.
  • Future growth in crop production will be attained mostly by increasing yields, and growth in meat and dairy production.
  • Agricultural trade is expected to grow more slowly, but remain less sensitive to weak economic conditions than other sectors.
  • Real prices are expected to remain flat or decline for most commodities. 

Outlook in figures

Presenting the Outlook

OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurria presents the Agricultural Outlook alongside OECD agriculture experts. Read his speech here.

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