Rice production reached 1,475 kt in 2015 in Uruguay, according to Faostat. This is 9.42 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, rice production in Uruguay reached an all time high of 1,643 kt in 2011 and an all time low of 47.1 kt in 1964. When compared to Uruguay's main peers, rice production in Argentina amounted to 1,626 kt, 12,262 kt in Brazil, 137 kt in Chile and 474 kt in Paraguay in 2015.
Uruguay has been ranked 33rd within the group of 112 countries we follow in terms of rice production, 1 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.