Maize production reached 8,001 kt in 2016 in Egypt, according to Faostat. This is 2.54 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, maize production in Egypt reached an all time high of 8,094 kt in 2012 and an all time low of 1,617 kt in 1961. When compared to Egypt's main peers, maize production in Israel amounted to 80.3 kt, 3.32 kt in Libya, 93.9 kt in Saudi Arabia and 50.0 kt in Sudan in 2016.
Egypt has been ranked 14th within the group of 152 countries we follow in terms of maize production, 4 places above the position seen 10 years ago.