Total rice consumption reached 10,076 kt in 2017 in Brazil, according to Faostat. This is 21.0 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, total rice consumption in Brazil reached an all time high of 10,076 kt in 2017 and an all time low of 2,869 kt in 1961. When compared to Brazil's main peers, total rice consumption in Bolivia amounted to 460 kt, 2,403 kt in Peru and 982 kt in Venezuela in 2017.
Brazil has been ranked 10th within the group of 155 countries we follow in terms of total rice consumption, 2 places above the position seen 10 years ago.