Which Country Produces the Most Potash?

Potash Production (kt), 2015
Metals & Mining | February 22, 2018
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Based on a comparison of 12 countries in 2015, Canada ranked the highest in potash production with 11,350 kt followed by Russia and Belarus. On the other end of the scale was Brazil with 289 kt, United Kingdom with 600 kt and Spain with 668 kt.

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

Potash Production Unit 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
Belarus kt ... 2,485 5,223 5,306 4,831 4,179
Brazil kt 453 418 424 347 492
Canada kt 4,318 9,788 11,005 8,963 10,140
Chile kt 713 961 864 996 1,158
China kt 2,062 2,345 2,599 2,559 3,600
Germany kt 1,825 3,024 3,215 3,149 3,075
Israel kt 2,446 2,041 1,790 2,115 2,155
Jordan kt 1,199 1,285 1,355 1,110 1,064
Russia kt 3,691 3,087 6,604 5,563 6,104
Spain kt 481 513 521 422 711
USA kt 700 930 1,000 900 960
United Kingdom kt 404 404 462 540 540