Which Country Produces the Most Green Chilli and Peppers?

Production of Chilli and Pepper (Green) (kt), 2016 or latest
Agriculture | October 18, 2018
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Based on a comparison of 116 countries in 2016, China ranked the highest in production of green chilli and pepper with 17,435 kt followed by Mexico and Turkey. On the other end of the scale was Djibouti with 0.011 kt, Bahrain with 0.080 kt and Maldives with 0.112 kt.

Data for more countries are available at Production of Chilli and Pepper (Green) indicator page.

Production of Chilli and Pepper (Green) Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Algeria kt 380 384 427 482 533
China kt 14,978 15,520 15,600 15,800 16,111
Egypt kt 656 670 650 565 601
Equatorial Guinea kt 268 305 402 400 354 ... ...
Indonesia kt 1,384 1,614 1,743 1,733 1,882
Italy kt 294 229 292 307 285
Mexico kt 2,336 2,132 2,380 2,294 2,383
Netherlands kt 365 365 345 325 340
Nigeria kt 734 733 736 739 741
Serbia kt 155 145 88.6 100 114
South Korea kt 310 262 302 299 271
Spain kt 876 921 970 1,000 1,130
Tunisia kt 304 268 270 384 380
Turkey kt 1,987 1,975 2,042 2,159 2,128
USA kt 898 916 907 846 914