Wood charcoal production reached 2,057,674 kt in 2018 in Ghana, according to Faostat. This is 2.83 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, wood charcoal production in Ghana reached an all time high of 2,057,674 kt in 2018 and an all time low of 102,110 kt in 1961. When compared to Ghana's main peers, wood charcoal production in Benin amounted to 49,050 kt, 537,927 kt in Ivory Coast and 275,779 kt in Togo in 2018.
Ghana has been ranked 7th within the group of 150 countries we follow in terms of wood charcoal production, 2 places above the position seen 10 years ago.