Total potato consumption reached 3,539 kt in 2017 in Egypt, according to Faostat. This is 2.58 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, total potato consumption in Egypt reached an all time high of 3,539 kt in 2017 and an all time low of 141 kt in 1967. When compared to Egypt's main peers, total potato consumption in Israel amounted to 285 kt, 517 kt in Saudi Arabia and 405 kt in Sudan in 2017.
Egypt has been ranked 13th within the group of 155 countries we follow in terms of total potato consumption, 11 places above the position seen 10 years ago.