List of countries by potato production

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Countries by potato production in 2016

This is a list of countries by potato production in 2016, based on data from the Food and Agriculture Organization Corporate Statistical Database.[1] The total world production for potatoes in 2016 was 376,826,967 metric tonnes. China was by far the largest producer, accounting for 26.3% of world production. Dependent territories are shown in italics.

Production by country[edit]

>1,000,000 tonnes[edit]

Rank Country Potato production (tonnes)
1  China 99,065,724
 European Union 56,224,047
2  India 43,770,000
3  Russia 31,107,797
4  Ukraine 21,750,290
5  United States 19,990,950
6  Germany 10,772,100
7  Bangladesh 9,474,099
8  Poland 8,872,445
9  France 6,834,680
10  Netherlands 6,534,338
11  Belarus 5,985,810
12  United Kingdom 5,373,000
13  Iran 5,164,891
14  Egypt 5,029,022
15  Algeria 4,782,690
16  Turkey 4,750,000
17  Peru 4,400,295
18  Canada 4,324,110
19  Pakistan 4,000,361
20  Brazil 3,851,396
21  Kazakhstan 3,545,695
22  Belgium 3,402,787
23  Uzbekistan 2,925,020
24    Nepal 2,805,582
25  Romania 2,689,733
26  Colombia 2,354,862
27  Japan 2,158,000
28  South Africa 2,150,844
29  Spain 2,096,475
30  Denmark 1,954,016
31  Mexico 1,796,814
32  Argentina 1,750,000
33  Morocco 1,743,617
34  North Korea 1,698,511
35  Tanzania 1,499,508
36  Kyrgyzstan 1,388,369
37  Italy 1,368,920
38  Kenya 1,335,883
39  Nigeria 1,246,380
40  Indonesia 1,213,041
41  Chile 1,166,024
42  Australia 1,130,175
43  Bolivia 1,073,744
44  Malawi 1,043,338

100,000–1,000,000 tonnes[edit]

Rank Country Potato production (tonnes)
45  Ethiopia 921,403
46  Azerbaijan 902,396
47  Tajikistan 898,116
48  Sweden 862,500
49  Austria 767,261
50  Rwanda 751,284
51  Angola 721,476
52  Serbia 714,350
53  Czech Republic 699,605
54  Greece 634,209
55  Syria 632,218
56  South Korea 631,596
57  Armenia 606,314
58  Israel 597,677
59  Finland 587,600
60  Myanmar 554,309
61  Guatemala 538,532
62  New Zealand 526,773
63  Latvia 491,600
64  Tunisia 440,000
65  Saudi Arabia 432,772
66  Afghanistan 427,917
67  Ecuador 422,589
68  Bosnia and Herzegovina 417,976
69  Sudan 415,300
70  Portugal 412,953
71  Hungary 404,702
72  Lebanon 400,637
73  Venezuela 391,433
74  Cameroon 377,257
75   Switzerland 374,300
76  Norway 363,200
77  Ireland 352,000
78  Lithuania 340,245
79  Libya 337,465
80  Turkmenistan 316,488
81  Vietnam 302,229
82  Yemen 294,608
83  Jordan 273,907
84  Georgia 249,000
85  Mozambique 246,500
86  Madagascar 238,420
87  Albania 238,345
88  Moldova 213,975
89  Mali 210,209
90  Macedonia 198,529
91  Croatia 193,962
92  Iraq 190,702
93  Slovakia 177,145
94  Uganda 169,490
95  Mongolia 165,329
96  Niger 161,181
97  Burundi 145,687
98  Thailand 140,977
99  Bulgaria 127,182
100  Lesotho 122,272
101  Philippines 116,783
102  Democratic Republic of the Congo 100,159

10,000–100,000 tonnes[edit]

Rank Country Potato production (tonnes)
103  Costa Rica 98,012
104  Cuba 95,663
105  Estonia 89,842
106  Uruguay 89,000
107  Slovenia 84,897
108  Dominican Republic 84,127
109  Cyprus 74,312
110  Kuwait 66,590
111  Sri Lanka 66,534
112  Zimbabwe 64,127
113  Senegal 63,828
114  Guinea 60,690
115  Palestine 57,013
116  Taiwan 56,697
117  Bhutan 50,232
118  Nicaragua 39,921
119  Chad 37,152
120  Haiti 36,036
121  Laos 34,320
122  Montenegro 29,917
123  Honduras 26,502
124  Panama 26,475
125  Zambia 24,428
126  Luxembourg 18,714
127  Jamaica 17,007
128  Mauritius 16,854
129  Namibia 16,115
130  El Salvador 13,304
131  Oman 13,233

<10,000 tonnes[edit]

Rank Country Potato production (tonnes)
132  Iceland 9,930
133  Swaziland 8,382
134  Malta 6,825
135  Réunion 6,130
136  Republic of the Congo 5,551
137  United Arab Emirates 3,663
138  Paraguay 3,625
139  Mauritania 2,333
140  Cape Verde 2,000
141  Faroe Islands 1,494
142  Burkina Faso 1,464
143  Benin 1,367
144  Central African Republic 1,330
145  New Caledonia 1,323
146  Papua New Guinea 1,251
147  Belize 986
148  Bermuda 909
149  Comoros 619
150  French Polynesia 575
151  East Timor 325
152  Fiji 293
153  Montserrat 210
154  Eritrea 148
155  Dominica 135
156  Saint Kitts and Nevis 73
157  Qatar 69
158  Bahrain 34
159  Saint Pierre and Miquelon 1

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Crops". FAOSTAT. Retrieved 12 October 2018. Countries - Select All; Regions - World + (Total); Elements - Production Quantity; Items - Potatoes; Years - 2016