Rice production reached 1,520 kt in 2015 in Ecuador, according to Faostat. This is 10.1 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, rice production in Ecuador reached an all time high of 1,778 kt in 2004 and an all time low of 147 kt in 1968. When compared to Ecuador's main peers, rice production in Brazil amounted to 12,262 kt, 2,382 kt in Colombia, 268 kt in Panama and 2,906 kt in Peru in 2015.
Ecuador has been ranked 32nd within the group of 112 countries we follow in terms of rice production, 4 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.