The expansion of high carbon stock lands for soy production.
|Country||Sub-region||Forestland dynamics||Total soy production in grain (2016 base-year) Mt||Share of global production (%)||Approximate share of recent soy expansion over natural vegetation (%)|
|All other regions||Net deforestation||84.7||25||11|
|China||Net afforestation/reforestation||12.0||4||Not applicable|
|United States||Net afforestation/reforestation||117.2||35||Not applicable|
Note: Total soy production based on FAO (2018). Approximate share of recent (about past 10 years) soy expansion over native vegetation were estimated by the authors, based on literature review. World share assumes a weighted average of the situation occurred in the listed countries, excluding other nations. MATOPIBA region is comprised of the Brazilian State of Tocantins (TO) and parts of the States of Maranhão (MA), Piauí (PI) and Bahia (BA).
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