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The wheat market is expected to witness a moderate impact of the COVID-19 outbreak in 2021. Asia-Pacific is observed as the largest and fastest-growing market for wheat. China and India mainly dominate in the Asia-Pacific region in terms of wheat production and consumption. In 2019, China was the leading country worldwide for wheat consumption (137 million metric ton). India ranked second, with the consumption of 102 million metric ton of wheat in the same year. Wheat is a major staple crop in the Asian countries, after rice. It is consumed as flour for the preparation of bread, flatbread, and also for the preparation of noodles, pasta, etc. Wheat consumption is expected to grow significantly in these countries with the rising population and increasing food demand.

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