Which Country Produces the Most Goat Meat?

Goat Meat Production (tonnes), 2016 or latest
Agriculture | October 18, 2018
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Based on a comparison of 152 countries in 2016, China ranked the highest in goat meat production with 2,264,966 tonnes followed by India and Pakistan. On the other end of the scale was Belize with 1.00 tonnes, Luxembourg with 4.00 tonnes and Suriname with 8.00 tonnes.

Data for more countries are available at Goat Meat Production indicator page.

Goat Meat Production Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Bangladesh tonnes 191,106 198,809 200,002 204,346 208,600
China tonnes 1,919,000 1,887,000 1,965,000 2,000,000 2,098,100
India tonnes 522,000 517,000 513,000 509,000 505,069
Indonesia tonnes 68,793 66,345 65,216 65,169 65,142
Iran tonnes 100,166 97,389 98,204 94,000 90,000
Mali tonnes 69,060 72,380 75,600 77,840 82,475
Mongolia tonnes 49,075 48,228 56,336 64,134 60,548
Myanmar tonnes 41,281 46,766 52,199 58,472 66,445
Nepal tonnes 49,851 52,809 53,956 55,578 59,053
Nigeria tonnes 287,655 210,289 216,827 238,610 244,575
Pakistan tonnes 278,000 285,000 291,000 304,000 309,000
Philippines tonnes 55,428 55,619 54,257 54,569 55,323
Sudan tonnes ... ... ... 112,000 115,000 115,000
Turkey tonnes 33,900 41,600 49,300 56,480 62,077
Yemen tonnes 35,004 43,651 49,851 61,383 75,019