Production of barley for beer reached 137 kt in 2014 in Botswana, according to Faostat. This is 110 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, production of barley for beer in Botswana reached an all time high of 137 kt in 2014 and an all time low of 3.25 kt in 1961. When compared to Botswana's main peers, production of barley for beer in Namibia amounted to 250 kt, 3,150 kt in South Africa, 350 kt in Zambia and 253 kt in Zimbabwe in 2014.
Botswana has been ranked 85th within the group of 150 countries we follow in terms of production of barley for beer, 16 places above the position seen 10 years ago.