Maize production reached 77.4 kt in 2016 in South Korea, according to Faostat. This is 1.12 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, maize production in South Korea reached an all time high of 154 kt in 1980 and an all time low of 16.2 kt in 1961. When compared to South Korea's main peers, maize production in China amounted to 231,674 kt, 2,195 kt in Dem. People's Republic of Korea, 0.171 kt in Japan and 5,244 kt in Vietnam in 2016.
South Korea has been ranked 109th within the group of 152 countries we follow in terms of maize production, 6 places above the position seen 10 years ago.