France – the Leading European Producer, and World Exporter of Maize Seeds

An average of 65 000 hectares planted every year

An average production of 220 000 tons of certified seed every year

More than 2000 hybrids being multiplied

60 percent of the production goes to export

3 391 multiplication growers and 25 unions

26 seed companies and 32 plants

The First European Producer and Exporter of Sorghum Seeds

An average of 700 hectares and a production of 1400 tons

120 multiplication growers

7 seed companies