Which Country Produces the Most Bananas?

Banana Production (kt), 2016 or latest
Agriculture | October 18, 2018
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Based on a comparison of 101 countries in 2016, India ranked the highest in banana production with 29,124 kt followed by China and Indonesia. On the other end of the scale was Japan with 0.032 kt, Syria with 0.120 kt and United Arab Emirates with 0.200 kt.

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

Banana Production Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Angola kt 2,048 2,646 2,991 3,095 3,483
Brazil kt 6,969 7,329 6,902 6,893 6,954
China kt 9,561 10,400 11,558 12,075 11,792
Colombia kt 2,020 2,043 1,944 2,027 1,771
Costa Rica kt 2,020 2,125 2,352 2,418 2,415
Ecuador kt 7,931 7,428 7,012 5,996 6,756
Egypt kt 1,029 1,054 1,130 1,158 1,284
Guatemala kt 2,561 2,880 2,978 3,307 3,425
India kt 29,780 28,455 26,509 27,575 29,725
Indonesia kt 5,755 6,133 6,189 6,279 6,863
Mexico kt 2,103 2,139 2,204 2,128 2,151
Philippines kt 9,101 9,165 9,227 8,646 5,707
Rwanda kt 2,749 3,036 3,219 3,292 2,887
Tanzania kt 3,156 3,144 2,525 2,679 3,192
Vietnam kt 1,619 1,742 1,792 1,893 1,858