Reporters from the State Grain Bureau was informed that: as an important measure to promote the agricultural supply side structural reform, in China last year in the northeast and the Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region corn temporary storage policy adjustment to the market mechanism and the acquisition of new subsidies. Through the joint efforts of relevant departments, local and relevant aspects of the reform, opening, corn prices return to the market, from the implementation of the national policy of purchasing and storage show to multiple market acquisitions "chorus" change, promote the adjustment of agricultural planting structure optimization. As of April 30th this year, a total of 203 billion 800 million pounds of new maize production in Northeast China, the acquisition of a successful conclusion.
According to statistics, in 2016, the national grain corn planting area decreased 30 million acres, for the first time in 13 years at the beginning of the year to reduce, beyond the 10 million acres of target. Soybean area increased by 10 million 440 thousand mu, and output increased by 2 billion 300 million jin. Grain area increased by about 7000000 mu, and output increased by about 4000000000 jin. The potato area increased by about 1600000 mu, and the output increased by 1 billion jin.
The reform of the corn purchasing and storage system activates the market, invigorate the industrial chain, and improves the "two benefits"". First, the corn processing enterprises operating efficiency improved significantly. The market acquisition and production enthusiasm of the Northeast deep-processing enterprises have increased significantly, and the vast majority of enterprises have full capacity production, and the product competitiveness has been enhanced. Two, the comprehensive economic benefits of the industry begin to appear, strengthen the economic vitality of the northeast, and contribute to agricultural efficiency and farmers' continued income increase. The reform has enhanced farmers' awareness and ability to develop production around the market demand. Domestic corn market competitiveness increased. Domestic corn prices gradually converge with the international market, corn and its alternatives imports decreased, the domestic corn market space increased.
Corn purchasing and storage system reform to protect the reasonable income of farmers, to defend the "two bottom line."". First, to hold the "do not sell grain difficult" bottom line. Two is to defend the basic income to protect the grain bottom line. According to the market price of corn fell adverse impact on the income of the farmers, timely and full payment of subsidies to producers, strengthen farmers harvesting, drying, storage and other aspects of the guidance services, the basic guarantee of most farmers especially farmers producing corn yield advantage. As of November 2016, the subsidy funds allocated by the central government have basically been paid to farmers, and the policy has benefited more than 45 million people in the three provinces of northeast china.