Production of barley for beer reached 186,469 kt in 2014 in World, according to Faostat. This is 1.39 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, production of barley for beer in World reached an all time high of 189,097 kt in 2013 and an all time low of 43,673 kt in 1961. When compared to World's main peers, production of barley for beer in China amounted to 49,219 kt, 8,723 kt in Germany, 2,950 kt in Japan and 22,600 kt in USA in 2014.
World has been ranked 1st within the group of 150 countries we follow in terms of production of barley for beer.