Top 10 Potato producing countries in the world - production and area under cultivation [2019]

Last Modified: Mon Aug 16 2021 00:01:49 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 91,818,950 tonnes
    China - Ranked #1, the country accounts for 24.79% of total world Potato production. Cultivated over 4,912,161 hectares. Yield: 186,922 hg/ha.
  • 50,190,000 tonnes
    India - Ranked #2, the country accounts for 13.55% of total world Potato production. Cultivated over 2,173,000 hectares. Yield: 230,971 hg/ha.
  • 22,074,874 tonnes
    Russia - Ranked #3, the country accounts for 5.96% of total world Potato production. Cultivated over 1,238,575 hectares. Yield: 178,228 hg/ha.
  • 20,269,190 tonnes
    Ukraine - Ranked #4, the country accounts for 5.47% of total world Potato production. Cultivated over 1,308,800 hectares. Yield: 154,869 hg/ha.
  • 19,181,970 tonnes
    United States of America - Ranked #5, the country accounts for 5.18% of total world Potato production. Cultivated over 381,290 hectares. Yield: 503,081 hg/ha.
  • 10,602,200 tonnes
    Germany - Ranked #6, the country accounts for 2.86% of total world Potato production. Cultivated over 271,600 hectares. Yield: 390,361 hg/ha.
  • 9,655,082 tonnes
    Bangladesh - Ranked #7, the country accounts for 2.61% of total world Potato production. Cultivated over 468,395 hectares. Yield: 206,131 hg/ha.
  • 8,560,410 tonnes
    France - Ranked #8, the country accounts for 2.31% of total world Potato production. Cultivated over 207,160 hectares. Yield: 413,227 hg/ha.
  • 6,961,230 tonnes
    Netherlands - Ranked #9, the country accounts for 1.88% of total world Potato production. Cultivated over 165,730 hectares. Yield: 420,034 hg/ha.
  • 6,481,620 tonnes
    Poland - Ranked #10, the country accounts for 1.75% of total world Potato production. Cultivated over 302,480 hectares. Yield:214,283 hg/ha.
  • 370,436,581 tonnes
    Total world production of Potatoes. Cultivated over 17,340,986 hectares. The top 10 producing countries account for 66.35% of global production.