Which Country Produces the Most Currant?

Currant Production (tonnes), 2014
Agriculture | February 22, 2018
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Based on a comparison of 35 countries in 2014, Russia ranked the highest in currant production with 372,000 tonnes followed by Poland and Ukraine. On the other end of the scale was Slovenia with 4.00 tonnes, Greece with 8.00 tonnes and Japan with 10.0 tonnes.

Total currant production reached 663,006 tonnes in 2014 in the World according to Faostat. This is 6.62 % less than in the previous year and -17.8 % less than 10 years ago.

Historically, total currant production reached an all time high of 780,739 tonnes in 2004 and an all time low of 274,193 tonnes in 1967. The average annual growth amounted to 1.49 % since 1961.

The top ranked country, Russia, accounted for 56.1 % of currant production in the world. The top 3 countries hold a 84.5 % share while the ten largest countries some 97.0 % in 2014.

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

Currant Production Unit 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Austria tonnes 19,767 19,375 13,200 19,960 19,140
Azerbaijan tonnes 1,400 1,400 1,500 1,500 1,700
Czech Republic tonnes 3,709 2,506 2,017 1,672 2,469
Denmark tonnes 10,143 10,400 13,309 13,372 12,793
Finland tonnes 1,238 2,099 1,438 2,181 1,636
France tonnes 7,678 11,074 21,110 20,720 14,110
Germany tonnes 10,587 11,847 11,927 9,587 10,764
Hungary tonnes 6,435 7,267 3,853 2,987 3,330
Netherlands tonnes 3,343 3,130 2,963 2,794 2,543
New Zealand tonnes 8,250 8,000 7,985 7,988 9,278
Poland tonnes 196,587 196,453 196,658 169,634 194,522
Russia tonnes 357,000 367,000 327,000 365,000 346,000
Ukraine tonnes 24,100 23,200 25,800 25,700 24,100
United Kingdom tonnes 13,700 15,800 17,300 11,732 11,910
Uzbekistan tonnes 1,700 1,900 2,000 1,600 1,700