Which Country Produces the Most Green Peas?

Pea Production (Green) (kt), 2018 or latest
Agriculture | March 17, 2020
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Based on a comparison of 83 countries in 2018, China ranked the highest in green pea production with 12,961 kt followed by India and France. On the other end of the scale was Mauritius with 0.001 kt, Luxembourg with 0.006 kt and Niger with 0.016 kt.

Total green pea production reached 21,227 kt in 2018 in the World according to Faostat. This is 2.17 % more than in the previous year and 29.7 % more than 10 years ago.

Historically, total green pea production reached an all time high of 21,227 kt in 2018 and an all time low of 3,788 kt in 1961. The average annual growth amounted to 3.07 % since 1961.

The top ranked country, China, accounted for 61.1 % of green pea production in the world. The top 3 countries hold a 87.8 % share while the ten largest countries some 93.4 % in 2018.

Data for more countries are available at Pea Production (Green) indicator page.

Pea Production (Green) Unit 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Algeria kt 141 186 147 137 127
China kt 10,500 10,600 10,717 11,797 12,184
Egypt kt 181 190 184 172 183
France kt 241 227 236 235 228
Hungary kt 92.4 67.7 87.7 94.5 111
India kt 3,745 4,006 3,869 4,652 4,811
Italy kt 80.8 71.8 80.0 74.7 99.1
Morocco kt 131 125 97.9 128 76.1
Pakistan kt 106 114 116 140 145
Peru kt 117 130 134 133 120
Russia kt 71.6 69.3 98.4 103 105
Spain kt 79.5 85.6 98.6 84.7 117
Turkey kt 102 108 105 113 113
USA kt 369 323 329 373 285
United Kingdom kt 130 161 161 163 157