Which Country Produces the Most Soyabeans?

Soybean Production (kt), 2016 or latest
Agriculture | October 18, 2018
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Based on a comparison of 94 countries in 2016, USA ranked the highest in soybean production with 117,208 kt followed by Brazil and Argentina. On the other end of the scale was Macedonia with 0.001 kt, Suriname with 0.007 kt and Iraq with 0.027 kt.

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

Soybean Production Unit 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Argentina kt 52,675 48,889 40,100 49,306 53,398
Bolivia kt 1,693 1,861 2,662 2,827 2,814
Brazil kt 68,756 74,815 65,849 81,724 86,761
Canada kt 4,445 4,467 5,086 5,359 6,049
China kt 15,083 14,485 13,011 11,951 12,154
India kt 12,736 12,214 14,666 11,861 10,374
Indonesia kt 907 851 843 780 955
Italy kt 553 565 422 624 933
Nigeria kt 365 493 650 518 624
Paraguay kt 7,460 8,310 4,345 9,086 9,975
Russia kt 1,222 1,641 1,683 1,517 2,364
South Africa kt 566 710 650 785 948
USA kt 90,663 84,291 82,791 91,389 106,878
Ukraine kt 1,680 2,264 2,410 2,774 3,882
Uruguay kt 1,793 1,541 2,112 2,765 3,163