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 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Bangladesh kt 48,144 50,061 50,627 50,497 51,534 ...
Bhutan kt 66.4 71.6 78.7 78.0 78.7
China kt 195,103 195,761 201,001 204,236 203,612
India kt 135,673 143,963 157,900 157,800 159,200
Japan kt 10,592 10,604 10,500 10,654 10,758
Myanmar kt 32,682 32,580 29,010 26,217 26,372
Nepal kt 4,524 4,024 4,460 5,072 4,505
Pakistan kt 10,334 7,235 6,160 5,536 6,798
Russia kt 913 1,061 1,056 1,052 935
Sri Lanka kt 3,652 4,301 3,895 3,846 4,621
USA kt 9,972 11,027 8,389 9,051 8,616