Which Country Produces the Most Mustard Seeds?

Mustard Seed Production (tonnes), 2016 or latest
Agriculture | October 18, 2018
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Based on a comparison of 25 countries in 2016, Canada ranked the highest in mustard seed production with 250,500 tonnes followed by Nepal and Russia. On the other end of the scale was Mexico with 2.00 tonnes, Australia with 5.00 tonnes and Iran with 5.00 tonnes.

Data for more countries are available at Mustard Seed Production indicator page.

Mustard Seed Production Unit 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Canada tonnes 182,000 130,000 118,600 154,500 198,000
China tonnes 18,480 18,406 17,813 17,944 18,075
Czech Republic tonnes 15,586 16,833 15,466 13,378 19,835
Ethiopia tonnes 3,000 2,519 2,500 2,500 2,584
France tonnes 16,016 13,847 13,803 13,730 13,650
Germany tonnes 9,750 11,300 10,500 10,500 8,238
Hungary tonnes 2,686 3,668 3,900 3,510 5,890
Kazakhstan tonnes 1,770 21,999 2,306 8,424 16,198
Myanmar tonnes 87,100 60,500 51,100 50,500 48,500
Nepal tonnes 155,050 176,186 145,173 142,920 152,263
Romania tonnes 6,739 7,073 3,452 4,067 5,981
Russia tonnes 36,408 81,676 38,341 50,414 93,159
Serbia tonnes ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 1,000 2,000 2,500 2,500 2,500
USA tonnes 18,990 7,100 14,160 16,660 13,160
Ukraine tonnes ... 64,400 30,300 30,980 30,170 79,440