Groundnut oil production reached 2,515 tonnes in 2014 in Rwanda, according to Faostat. This is 80 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, groundnut oil production in Rwanda reached an all time high of 5,649 tonnes in 2009 and an all time low of 140 tonnes in 1961. When compared to Rwanda's main peers, groundnut oil production in Burundi amounted to 1,314 tonnes, 5,024 tonnes in Tanzania, 5,200 tonnes in Uganda and 18,435 tonnes in Dem. Republic of the Congo in 2014.
Rwanda has been ranked 57th within the group of 88 countries we follow in terms of groundnut oil production, 8 places above the position seen 10 years ago.