Which Country Produces the Most Wine?

Wine Production (kt), 2014
Agriculture | February 22, 2018
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Based on a comparison of 71 countries in 2014, Italy ranked the highest in wine production with 4,797 kt followed by Spain and France. On the other end of the scale was Syria with 0.070 kt, Liechtenstein with 0.101 kt and Tajikistan with 0.150 kt.

Total wine production reached 27,239 kt in 2014 in the World according to Faostat. This is 0.67 % less than in the previous year and -12.9 % less than 10 years ago.

Historically, total wine production reached an all time high of 37,545 kt in 1979 and an all time low of 21,492 kt in 1961. The average annual growth amounted to 0.448 % since 1961.

The top ranked country, Italy, accounted for 17.6 % of wine production in the world. The top 3 countries hold a 50.3 % share while the ten largest countries some 90.5 % in 2014.

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

Wine Production Unit 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Argentina kt 1,468 1,214 1,609 1,532 1,166
Australia kt 1,245 1,183 1,142 1,118 1,226
Chile kt 868 1,001 884 1,046 1,255
China kt 1,500 1,550 1,600 1,600 1,650
France kt 4,269 4,679 4,532 5,107 4,210
Germany kt 999 923 691 913 901
Greece kt 400 387 337 295 275
Italy kt 4,395 4,342 4,469 4,063 3,827
New Zealand kt 205 205 190 235 194
Portugal kt 548 571 695 548 618
Romania kt 554 496 329 406 331
Russia kt 503 501 761 696 623
South Africa kt 1,016 999 933 973 1,057
Spain kt 3,737 3,251 3,610 3,371 3,112
USA kt 2,530 2,730 2,711 2,638 2,987