Wood charcoal production reached 1,623,733 kt in 2018 in China, according to Faostat. This is 0.815 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, wood charcoal production in China reached an all time high of 1,966,745 kt in 1977 and an all time low of 1,623,733 kt in 2018. When compared to China's main peers, wood charcoal production in India amounted to 2,880,000 kt, 15,000 kt in Japan, 60,400 kt in Russia and 852,000 kt in USA in 2018.
China has been ranked 9th within the group of 150 countries we follow in terms of wood charcoal production, 2 places behind the position seen 10 years ago.