Rice Production rose 2.44 % to 78.5 kt in Bhutan in 2015

Rice Production (kt)
Agriculture | Bhutan | July 15, 2018
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Rice production reached 78.5 kt in 2015 in Bhutan, according to Faostat. This is 2.44 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, rice production in Bhutan reached an all time high of 78.7 kt in 2011 and an all time low of 37.0 kt in 1961. When compared to Bhutan's main peers, rice production in China amounted to 204,539 kt, 158,300 kt in India and 4,679 kt in Nepal in 2015.

Bhutan has been ranked 80th within the group of 112 countries we follow in terms of rice production, 5 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.

Rice Production Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Bangladesh kt 50,061 50,627 50,497 51,534 52,326
Bhutan kt 71.6 78.7 78.0 78.7 76.6
China kt 195,761 201,001 204,236 203,612 206,507
India kt 143,963 157,900 157,800 159,200 157,200
Japan kt 10,604 10,500 10,654 10,758 10,549
Myanmar kt 32,065 28,552 26,217 26,372 26,423
Nepal kt 4,024 4,460 5,072 4,505 5,047
Pakistan kt 7,235 9,241 8,304 10,467 10,504
Russia kt 1,061 1,056 1,052 935 1,049
Sri Lanka kt 4,301 3,895 3,846 4,621 3,381
USA kt 11,027 8,389 9,069 8,616 10,080