Total rice consumption reached 49.0 kt in 2017 in Paraguay, according to Faostat. This is 5.77 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, total rice consumption in Paraguay reached an all time high of 85.2 kt in 1998 and an all time low of 6.13 kt in 1966. When compared to Paraguay's main peers, total rice consumption in Argentina amounted to 534 kt, 460 kt in Bolivia, 10,076 kt in Brazil and 245 kt in Chile in 2017.
Paraguay has been ranked 114th within the group of 155 countries we follow in terms of total rice consumption, 8 places above the position seen 10 years ago.