Which Country Produces the Most Turkey Meat?

Turkey Meat Production (tonnes)
Agriculture | February 22, 2018
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Based on a comparison of 60 countries in 2014, USA ranked the highest in turkey meat production with 2,610,710 tonnes followed by Brazil and Germany. On the other end of the scale was Mauritius with 4.00 tonnes, Myanmar with 9.00 tonnes and Japan with 13.0 tonnes.

Total turkey meat production reached 5,546,586 tonnes in 2014 in the World according to Faostat. This is 1.47 % more than in the previous year and 6.25 % more than 10 years ago.

Historically, total turkey meat production reached an all time high of 5,678,170 tonnes in 2008 and an all time low of 808,341 tonnes in 1962. The average annual growth amounted to 3.49 % since 1961.

The top ranked country, USA, accounted for 47.1 % of turkey meat production in the world. The top 3 countries hold a 64.0 % share while the ten largest countries some 89.8 % in 2014.