Lemon and lime production reached 2,483 kt in 2018 in China, according to Faostat. This is 8.42 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, lemon and lime production in China reached an all time high of 4,129 kt in 2008 and an all time low of 4.00 kt in 1961. When compared to China's main peers, lemon and lime production in India amounted to 3,148 kt, 8.09 kt in Japan and 813 kt in USA in 2018.
China has been ranked 4th within the group of 93 countries we follow in terms of lemon and lime production, 2 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.