Maize production reached 1,335 kt in 2016 in Colombia, according to Faostat. This is 9.26 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, maize production in Colombia reached an all time high of 1,873 kt in 2012 and an all time low of 723 kt in 1975. When compared to Colombia's main peers, maize production in Brazil amounted to 64,143 kt, 1,510 kt in Peru and 1,465 kt in Venezuela in 2016.
Colombia has been ranked 55th within the group of 152 countries we follow in terms of maize production, 13 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.