Jute Production

Based on a comparison of 18 countries in 2018, India ranked the highest in jute production with 1,951,864 tonnes followed by Bangladesh and China. On the other end of the scale was Pakistan with 12.0 tonnes, Myanmar with 22.0 tonnes and Brazil with 31.0 tonnes.

Total jute production reached 3,633,550 tonnes in 2018 in the World according to Faostat. This is 2.79% more than in the previous year and 26% more than 10 years ago.

Historically, total jute production reached an all time high of 4,486,769 tonnes in 1985 and an all time low of 1,847,773 tonnes in 1968. The average annual growth amounted to 0.555% since 1961.

The top ranked country, India, accounted for 53.7 % of jute production in the world. The top 3 countries hold a 99.0 % share while the ten largest countries some 100.0% in 2018.

$9.99

Buy Jute Production data for all countries.

from $199/month

Buy annual subscriptions for all our products.

Country Unit 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Bangladesh tonnes                                                                 1,452,044 1,391,000 1,349,000 1,399,000 1,344,000    
Bhutan tonnes                                                                 300 310 334 341 340    
Brazil tonnes                                                                 993 490 1,172 953 181    
Cambodia tonnes                                                                 303 308 265 233 228    
Cameroon tonnes                                                                 90.0 100 102 100 102    
China tonnes                                                                 39,400 35,500 32,480 30,740 30,750    
Egypt tonnes                                                                 2,400 2,500 2,509 2,166 2,179    
El Salvador tonnes ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...             45.0 47.0 104 300 290    
India tonnes                                                                 1,912,000 1,944,000 1,968,000 1,789,200 1,902,882    
Iran tonnes                             ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Myanmar tonnes                                                                 1,745 108 18.0 30.0 17.0    
Namibia tonnes                                                                 2,300 2,400 2,404 ... ... ... ...
Nepal tonnes                                                                 14,424 15,500 14,890 12,547 11,633    
Pakistan tonnes                                                                 16.0 16.0 13.0 12.0 12.0    
Peru tonnes                                                                 280 280 258 254 261    
South Sudan tonnes ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 3,000 3,200 3,300 3,423 3,594    
Sudan tonnes ...                                                               3,200 3,200 3,200 ... ... ... ...
Taiwan tonnes       ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Thailand tonnes                                                                 832 304 220 280 270    
Uzbekistan tonnes ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...                                         20,000 21,000 20,000 18,376 16,596    
Vietnam tonnes                                                                 3,228 1,203 970 859 837    
Zimbabwe tonnes                                                                 2,500 2,500 2,522 2,616 2,637    
World tonnes                                                                 3,453,600 3,418,365 3,396,158 3,261,429 3,316,810