Sunflower seed production reached 13.4 kt in 2016 in Kenya, according to Faostat. This is 4.44 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, sunflower seed production in Kenya reached an all time high of 18.5 kt in 1990 and an all time low of 1.83 kt in 1962. When compared to Kenya's main peers, sunflower seed production in Tanzania amounted to 890 kt and 245 kt in Uganda in 2016.
Kenya has been ranked 46th within the group of 70 countries we follow in terms of sunflower seed production, 3 places above the position seen 10 years ago.