Oil palm fruit production reached 1.20 kt in 2016 in Suriname, according to Faostat. This is 1.27 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, oil palm fruit production in Suriname reached an all time high of 38.2 kt in 1985 and an all time low of 0.500 kt in 1998. When compared to Suriname's main peers, oil palm fruit production in Brazil amounted to 1,647 kt and 441 kt in Venezuela in 2016.
Suriname has been ranked 42nd within the group of 42 countries we follow in terms of oil palm fruit production, 9 places above the position seen 10 years ago.