Lard production reached 2,365 tonnes in 2014 in Nicaragua, according to Faostat. This is 52 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, lard production in Nicaragua reached an all time high of 4,094 tonnes in 1977 and an all time low of 942 tonnes in 1994. When compared to Nicaragua's main peers, lard production in Costa Rica amounted to 12,315 tonnes, 1,759 tonnes in El Salvador, 606 tonnes in Honduras and 108,927 tonnes in Mexico in 2014.
Nicaragua has been ranked 61st within the group of 81 countries we follow in terms of lard production, 4 places above the position seen 10 years ago.