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

Last Modified: Sun Aug 15 2021 06:22:09 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 2,777,200 tonnes
    China - Ranked #1, the country accounts for 42.74% of total world Tea production. Cultivated over 3,173,536 hectares. Yield: 8,751 hg/ha.
  • 1,390,080 tonnes
    India - Ranked #2, the country accounts for 21.39% of total world Tea production. Cultivated over 628,199 hectares. Yield: 22,128 hg/ha.
  • 458,850 tonnes
    Kenya - Ranked #3, the country accounts for 7.06% of total world Tea production. Cultivated over 269,400 hectares. Yield: 17,032 hg/ha.
  • 300,120 tonnes
    Sri Lanka - Ranked #4, the country accounts for 4.62% of total world Tea production. Cultivated over 200,296 hectares. Yield: 14,984 hg/ha.
  • 269,281 tonnes
    Vietnam - Ranked #5, the country accounts for 4.14% of total world Tea production. Cultivated over 115,942 hectares. Yield: 23,225 hg/ha.
  • 261,000 tonnes
    Turkey - Ranked #6, the country accounts for 4.02% of total world Tea production. Cultivated over 84,880 hectares. Yield: 30,749 hg/ha.
  • 137,803 tonnes
    Indonesia - Ranked #7, the country accounts for 2.12% of total world Tea production. Cultivated over 108,750 hectares. Yield: 12,672 hg/ha.
  • 132,494 tonnes
    Myanmar - Ranked #8, the country accounts for 2.04% of total world Tea production. Cultivated over 89,874 hectares. Yield: 14,742 hg/ha.
  • 90,832 tonnes
    Iran - Ranked #9, the country accounts for 1.40% of total world Tea production. Cultivated over 16,229 hectares. Yield: 55,969 hg/ha.
  • 90,685 tonnes
    Bangladesh - Ranked #10, the country accounts for 1.40% of total world Tea production. Cultivated over 54,001 hectares. Yield: 16,793 hg/ha.
  • 6,497,443 tonnes
    Total world production of Tea. Cultivated over 5,079,387 hectares. The top 10 producing countries account for 90.93% of global production.