Maize production reached 923 kt in 2016 in El Salvador, according to Faostat. This is 30 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, maize production in El Salvador reached an all time high of 926 kt in 2012 and an all time low of 176 kt in 1961. When compared to El Salvador's main peers, maize production in Costa Rica amounted to 9.54 kt, 1,899 kt in Guatemala, 649 kt in Honduras and 411 kt in Nicaragua in 2016.
El Salvador has been ranked 61st within the group of 152 countries we follow in terms of maize production, 1 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.