Areca nut production reached 0.003 kt in 2018 in Maldives, according to Faostat. This is the same as in the previous year.
Historically, areca nut production in Maldives reached an all time high of 0.333 kt in 2006 and an all time low of 0.001 kt in 1961. When compared to Maldives's main peers, areca nut production in India amounted to 809 kt, 129 kt in Indonesia and 54.7 kt in Sri Lanka in 2018.
Maldives has been ranked 12th within the group of 12 countries we follow in terms of areca nut production, 2 places above the position seen 10 years ago.