Total potato consumption reached 3,800 kt in 2017 in Turkey, according to Faostat. This is 0.290 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, total potato consumption in Turkey reached an all time high of 4,922 kt in 1999 and an all time low of 1,077 kt in 1961. When compared to Turkey's main peers, total potato consumption in Bulgaria amounted to 191 kt, 624 kt in Greece, 308 kt in Iraq and 3,982 kt in Iran in 2017.
Turkey has been ranked 12th within the group of 155 countries we follow in terms of total potato consumption, 2 places above the position seen 10 years ago.