Sales of pesticides reached 421 tonnes in 1999 in Luxembourg, according to Eurostat. This is 2.09 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, sales of pesticides in Luxembourg reached an all time high of 430 tonnes in 1998 and an all time low of 253 tonnes in 1991. When compared to Luxembourg's main peers, sales of pesticides in Belgium amounted to 9,521 tonnes, 120,501 tonnes in France, 30,231 tonnes in Germany and 10,196 tonnes in Netherlands in 1999.
Luxembourg has been ranked 16th within the group of 17 countries we follow in terms of sales of pesticides.