Cottonseed oil production reached 24,061 tonnes in 2014 in Malawi, according to Faostat. This is 23.9 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, cottonseed oil production in Malawi reached an all time high of 25,597 tonnes in 2012 and an all time low of 460 tonnes in 2007. When compared to Malawi's main peers, cottonseed oil production in Mozambique amounted to 3,500 tonnes, 6,700 tonnes in South Africa, 20,528 tonnes in Tanzania and 4,973 tonnes in Zambia in 2014.
Malawi has been ranked 20th within the group of 92 countries we follow in terms of cottonseed oil production, 31 places above the position seen 10 years ago.