Which Country Produces the Most Pig Meat?

Pig Meat Production (kt), 2014
Agriculture | February 22, 2018
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Based on a comparison of 150 countries in 2014, China ranked the highest in pig meat production with 49,953 kt followed by USA and Germany. On the other end of the scale was Singapore with < 0.001 kt, Macao with < 0.001 kt and Brunei with 0.045 kt.

Total pig meat production reached 109,009 kt in 2014 in the World according to Faostat. This is 3.05 % less than in the previous year and 14.6 % more than 10 years ago.

Historically, total pig meat production reached an all time high of 112,333 kt in 2013 and an all time low of 24,761 kt in 1961. The average annual growth amounted to 2.84 % since 1961.

The top ranked country, China, accounted for 45.8 % of pig meat production in the world. The top 3 countries hold a 59.1 % share while the ten largest countries some 75.1 % in 2014.

Data for more countries are available at Pig Meat Production indicator page.