Total potato consumption reached 3,982 kt in 2017 in Iran, according to Faostat. This is 10.7 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, total potato consumption in Iran reached an all time high of 4,457 kt in 2016 and an all time low of 163 kt in 1966. When compared to Iran's main peers, total potato consumption in Iraq amounted to 308 kt, 3,056 kt in Pakistan and 182 kt in Turkmenistan in 2017.
Iran has been ranked 10th within the group of 155 countries we follow in terms of total potato consumption, 2 places above the position seen 10 years ago.