Which Country Produces the Most Oil Palm Fruits?

Oil Palm Fruit Production (kt), 2016 or latest
Agriculture | October 18, 2018
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Based on a comparison of 50 countries in 2016, Indonesia ranked the highest in oil palm fruit production with 160,136 kt followed by India and Macedonia. On the other end of the scale was Suriname with 1.20 kt, Central African Republic with 5.70 kt and Gabon with 18.3 kt.

Data for more countries are available at Oil Palm Fruit Production indicator page.

Oil Palm Fruit Production Unit 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Cameroon kt 2,200 2,400 2,500 2,450 2,556
Colombia kt 3,940 4,614 4,671 5,053 5,532
Ecuador kt 2,850 2,097 2,649 2,317 3,469
Germany kt ... ... ... ... 2,004 2,004 2,150 2,100 2,077 ... ...
Ghana kt 2,004 2,126 2,196 2,327 2,443
Guatemala kt 940 1,260 1,440 1,480 1,500
India kt ... ... ... ... 97,800 105,000 113,000 120,000 109,000 ... ...
Indonesia kt 97,800 105,000 113,000 120,000 139,953
Macedonia kt ... ... ... ... 84,965 94,558 97,700 100,000 96,129 ... ...
Malaysia kt 83,091 92,917 94,918 94,918 95,380
New Zealand kt ... ... ... ... 8,000 8,000 8,100 5,000 8,050 ... ...
Nigeria kt 8,000 8,000 8,100 8,000 7,976
Papua New Guinea kt 1,850 2,000 2,050 2,100 2,159
Tajikistan kt ... ... ... ... 8,223 10,777 11,358 12,812 11,067 ... ...
Thailand kt 8,227 10,760 11,312 12,435 12,473