Wood charcoal production reached 6,397,000 kt in 2018 in Brazil, according to Faostat. This is 15.8 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, wood charcoal production in Brazil reached an all time high of 9,286,079 kt in 1988 and an all time low of 3,731,632 kt in 1961. When compared to Brazil's main peers, wood charcoal production in Bolivia amounted to 36,000 kt, 31,033 kt in Peru and 25,000 kt in Venezuela in 2018.
Brazil has been ranked 2nd within the group of 150 countries we follow in terms of wood charcoal production.