Production of barley for beer reached 461 kt in 2014 in Sweden, according to Faostat. This is 0.108 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, production of barley for beer in Sweden reached an all time high of 547 kt in 1995 and an all time low of 207 kt in 1962. When compared to Sweden's main peers, production of barley for beer in Denmark amounted to 611 kt, 401 kt in Finland, 240 kt in Norway and 824 kt in Russia in 2014.
Sweden has been ranked 51st within the group of 150 countries we follow in terms of production of barley for beer, 8 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.