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TABLE-Japan's use of corn in animal feed rises in August

TOKYO, Oct 20 (Reuters) - Japan's usage of corn in animal feed in August rose to 47.1% from a year earlier, preliminary data from the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries showed on Thursday. Below is a table based on preliminary data for Japan's compound feed shipments in tonnes and each grain's share percentage in feed production: Aug-2022 Jul-2022 Aug-2021 Total Shipments 1,973,256 1,827,149 1,922,731 Main Ingredients Corn 47.1% 47.2% 46.9% Sorghum 1.0% 1.0% 1.1% Wheat 2.0% 1.9% 1.9% Barley 4.1% 4.0% 3.8% (Reporting by Fumika Inoue)

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