Food as a share of merchandise exports reached 42.8 % in 2014 in Ghana, according to Faostat. This is 14 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, food as a share of merchandise exports in Ghana reached an all time high of 89.6 % in 1984 and an all time low of 27.0 % in 2011. When compared to Ghana's main peers, food as a share of merchandise exports in Benin amounted to 39.8 %, 47.7 % in Ivory Coast and 15.3 % in Togo in 2014.
Ghana has been ranked 22nd within the group of 142 countries we follow in terms of food as a share of merchandise exports.