Which Country Produces the Most Asparagus?

Asparagus Production (kt), 2016 or latest
Agriculture | October 18, 2018
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Based on a comparison of 44 countries in 2016, China ranked the highest in asparagus production with 7,680 kt followed by Peru and Mexico. On the other end of the scale was Finland with 0.013 kt, Colombia with 0.042 kt and Israel with 0.109 kt.

Data for more countries are available at Asparagus Production indicator page.

Asparagus Production Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Argentina kt 8.80 9.23 10.5 10.1 9.88
Bulgaria kt 7.07 9.35 9.31 9.36 9.41
Chile kt 13.2 13.0 12.0 12.3 11.5
China kt 6,600 7,250 7,350 7,000 6,898
France kt 18.7 22.3 19.8 18.5 20.6
Germany kt 92.4 103 102 103 114
Iran kt 15.2 16.9 19.5 20.5 15.7
Italy kt 44.0 33.0 41.0 37.2 43.4
Japan kt 31.4 28.8 28.6 29.6 28.5
Mexico kt 89.3 105 120 126 170
Netherlands kt 14.3 17.0 15.7 16.0 15.9
Peru kt 335 392 376 383 378
Spain kt 50.4 58.5 50.2 48.7 48.8
Thailand kt 63.1 23.8 23.1 17.8 15.0
USA kt 36.2 37.2 34.5 34.6 33.7