Areca nut production reached 40.4 kt in 2018 in Thailand, according to Faostat. This is 2.13 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, areca nut production in Thailand reached an all time high of 56.0 kt in 2004 and an all time low of 12.0 kt in 1987. When compared to Thailand's main peers, areca nut production in Malaysia amounted to 0.323 kt and 132 kt in Myanmar in 2018.
Thailand has been ranked 7th within the group of 12 countries we follow in terms of areca nut production, 1 places above the position seen 10 years ago.