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

Last Modified: Mon Aug 16 2021 19:11:46 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 3,482,000 tonnes
    India - 17.37% of total world Lemon and Lime production, Cultivated over 305,000 hectares. Yield: 114,164 hg/ha.
  • 2,701,828 tonnes
    Mexico - 13.48% of total world Lemon and Lime production, Cultivated over 183,575 hectares. Yield: 147,178 hg/ha.
  • 2,666,082 tonnes
    China - 13.30% of total world Lemon and Lime production, Cultivated over 128,823 hectares. Yield: 206,957 hg/ha.
  • 1,904,765 tonnes
    Argentina - 9.50% of total world Lemon and Lime production, Cultivated over 57,541 hectares. Yield: 331,027 hg/ha.
  • 1,511,185 tonnes
    Brazil - 7.54% of total world Lemon and Lime production, Cultivated over 56,491 hectares. Yield: 267,509 hg/ha.
  • 950,000 tonnes
    Turkey - 4.74% of total world Lemon and Lime production, Cultivated over 40,155 hectares. Yield: 236,583 hg/ha.
  • 884,890 tonnes
    Spain - 4.41% of total world Lemon and Lime production, Cultivated over 46,840 hectares. Yield: 188,918 hg/ha.
  • 876,340 tonnes
    USA - 4.37% of total world Lemon and Lime production, Cultivated over 21,970 hectares. Yield: 398,880 hg/ha.
  • 510,524 tonnes
    South Africa - 2.55% of total world Lemon and Lime production, Cultivated over 24,542 hectares. Yield: 208,021 hg/ha.
  • 471,008 tonnes
    Iran - 2.35% of total world Lemon and Lime production, Cultivated over 29,478 hectares. Yield: 159,783 hg/ha.
  • 20,049,630 tonnes
    Total world production of Lemon and Lime. Cultivated over 1,226,617 hectares. The top 10 producing countries account for 79.60% of global production.