Groundnut oil production reached 178 tonnes in 2014 in Mauritania, according to Faostat. This is 5.81 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, groundnut oil production in Mauritania reached an all time high of 1,656 tonnes in 1999 and an all time low of 77.0 tonnes in 1961. When compared to Mauritania's main peers, groundnut oil production in Algeria amounted to 17,476 tonnes, 30,200 tonnes in Mali, 11,508 tonnes in Morocco and 165,750 tonnes in Senegal in 2014.
Mauritania has been ranked 85th within the group of 88 countries we follow in terms of groundnut oil production, 3 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.