Pulse production reached 103 kt in 2016 in Bangladesh, according to Faostat. This is 11.1 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, pulse production in Bangladesh reached an all time high of 192 kt in 1995 and an all time low of 71.9 kt in 2008. When compared to Bangladesh's main peers, pulse production in Bhutan amounted to 1.06 kt, 128 kt in China and 921 kt in India in 2016.
Bangladesh has been ranked 11th within the group of 99 countries we follow in terms of pulse production, 17 places above the position seen 10 years ago.