Rice Production rose 7.03 % to 239 kt in Costa Rica in 2015

Rice Production (kt)
Agriculture | Costa Rica | July 15, 2018
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Rice production reached 239 kt in 2015 in Costa Rica, according to Faostat. This is 7.03 % more than in the previous year.

Historically, rice production in Costa Rica reached an all time high of 279 kt in 2011 and an all time low of 60.4 kt in 1961. When compared to Costa Rica's main peers, rice production in Guatemala amounted to 31.2 kt, 50.9 kt in Honduras, 403 kt in Nicaragua and 268 kt in Panama in 2015.

Costa Rica has been ranked 58th within the group of 112 countries we follow in terms of rice production, 2 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.

Rice Production Unit 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Belize kt 20.6 20.5 19.1 12.3 20.5
Colombia kt 2,480 1,988 2,010 2,318 1,997
Costa Rica kt 260 268 279 214 225
El Salvador kt 40.2 34.5 25.6 28.3 36.3
Guatemala kt 23.4 32.0 30.4 31.1 32.1
Honduras kt 44.9 42.2 49.2 53.8 49.6
Mexico kt 263 217 173 179 180
Nicaragua kt 335 454 413 419 377
Panama kt 242 244 270 221 220
USA kt 9,972 11,027 8,389 9,051 8,616