Which Country Produces the Most Hempseed?

Hempseed Production (tonnes), 2016
Agriculture | October 18, 2018
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Based on a comparison of 12 countries in 2016, France ranked the highest in hempseed production with 80,895 tonnes followed by China and Chile. On the other end of the scale was Turkey with 1.00 tonnes, Spain with 3.00 tonnes and Pakistan with 18.0 tonnes.

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

Hempseed Production Unit 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Chile tonnes 1,300 1,381 1,450 1,450 1,475
China tonnes 10,863 15,802 14,500 14,355 11,522
France tonnes 55,947 49,352 94,624 70,694 84,097
Hungary tonnes 363 233 222 218 214
Iran tonnes 181 184 187 191 194
Pakistan tonnes 544 400 276 126 43.0
Poland tonnes 28.0 28.0 30.0 30.0 35.0
Romania tonnes 93.0 93.0 93.0 93.0 93.0
Russia tonnes 71.0 133 245 516 520
Spain tonnes 1.00 1.00 1.00 12.0 1.00
Turkey tonnes 10.0 8.00 4.00 1.00 1.00
Ukraine tonnes 599 597 595 593 590