Total rice consumption reached 245 kt in 2017 in Chile, according to Faostat. This is 1.61 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, total rice consumption in Chile reached an all time high of 249 kt in 2016 and an all time low of 54.4 kt in 1962. When compared to Chile's main peers, total rice consumption in Argentina amounted to 534 kt, 460 kt in Bolivia, 49.0 kt in Paraguay and 57.0 kt in Uruguay in 2017.
Chile has been ranked 73rd within the group of 155 countries we follow in terms of total rice consumption, 1 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.