Wood charcoal production reached 1,560,024 kt in 2018 in Madagascar, according to Faostat. This is the same as in the previous year.
Historically, wood charcoal production in Madagascar reached an all time high of 1,560,024 kt in 2013 and an all time low of 17,652 kt in 1979. When compared to Madagascar's main peers, wood charcoal production in Mozambique amounted to 263,000 kt, 295,500 kt in South Africa, 51,695 kt in Swaziland and 2,034,499 kt in Tanzania in 2018.
Madagascar has been ranked 10th within the group of 150 countries we follow in terms of wood charcoal production, 4 places above the position seen 10 years ago.